SACRAMENTO, CA --- Road rage is more likely to occur when crowded roads, rushing and impatience cause one driver to react angrily to another driver. Here are a few simple tips, provided by the California Department of Motor Vehicles, to help your fleet drivers prevent dangerous road rage situations:
-- Allow plenty of time to reach your destination.
-- Don't cut off other drivers.
-- Don't drive slowly in the left (fast) lane.
-- Don't tailgate.
-- Don't make gestures to other drivers.
-- Use your horn for emergencies only.
-- Avoid eye contact with a driver who appears angry.
-- Give an angry driver plenty of space.