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Highway Driving in BC: Take a Break and Rest Awhile!

Highway Driving in BC: Take a Break and Rest Awhile!

Safe driving on long trips means taking regular breaks to rest your mind and body. Driver fatigue is a major cause of vehicle crashes, so try to take a 15-minute break about every two hours. Stretch your legs, move around and revive. Have a beverage (non-alcoholic, of course) and maybe something to eat. Whenever you’re on the road, watch for signs of fatigue like: tired eyes wandering concentration yawning drowsiness restlessness slow reaction time over-steering Across the province, the...

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