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Living with your car: top tips for safe night driving


Stock up on carrots or hang up your car keys until springtime. 🙂

Neither of these options are very useful, the simple fact being that if you want to get around at this time of year you’re going to have to get used to driving in the dark. For some that’s a terrifying prospect, but keep in mind a few simple rules and driving when it’s dark should be no more difficult than driving in daylight.

Check your lights

Drive within the speed limits

Don’t strain your eyes

Plan ahead and get some sleep (if driving long distance especially)

Be alert

Set an example – be seen

Get your eyes checked

for more on Yahoo’s top tips for driving at night, go to

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