Common Mistakes by New Drivers

  • Poor visual habits
  • Failure to spot potential dangers
  • Not noticing all neccessary signals
  • Slower reaction time
  • Following too close to vehicle in front
  • Not scanning intersections
  • Improper steering
  • Failure to completely stop when required
  • Unfamiliarity with roads
  • Distractions
  • Adverse driving conditions
  • Failure to adjust mirrors and check blind spots
  • Improper use of accelerator and brakes