This article outlines safety precautions to be taken before going on a driving vacation. The vehicle should be serviced a week before the vacation starts, it should be loaded carefully and contain emergency spare kits. The driver should make sure that he is properly rested before beginning the trip, he should eat light meals during the trip, take breaks and walk around every three hours and keep an adequate flow of fresh air in the car to prevent drowsiness.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Southern Africa Commercial Travellers Association

    Box 828
    Cape Town,   South Africa 
  • Publication Date: 1983

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 14-15
  • Serial:
    • On the Road
    • Volume: 6
    • Issue Number: 2
    • Publisher: Southern Africa Commercial Travellers Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00382524
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-035 627
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 30 1984 12:00AM