News For This Month: Tips
In recent times with the events of climate change extreme weather events are noted to be a common phase that is happening and this has resulted to many people taking precautions when they have to drive through extra weather. Drivers have noted driving through a dust storm is noted to be dangerous, hence there are proposed ways to ensure the drivers arrive to their destinations with ease and safely. In the event of a dust storm the first thing the drivers needs to do is to get off the roads ad ensure they stay off the roads, it is considered to be very dangerous for the drivers to go on driving yet there is a storm, the moment a driver notices there is a dust storm best move is pack fur from the highway till it clears. Upon packing the car on the side road, there is need for the individual to out on the headlights, the headlights need to be left on in order to signal there is a car that has been packed on the road side and avoid any collision that may occur.
There are instances when a dusty storm may hit and the individual is one an emergency lane, there is need to ensure if the individual cannot put the car off the road to switch off the lights and halt, the objective the switch off is to ensure no other motorists following assuming that the right road. There is need to highlight in the vent of a storm the individual needs to stay in the car and ensure he or she does not leave the car whatsoever, the aim for staying in the car is to ensure the person does not collide with objects that may be carried with the storm. Drivers need to ensure all the windows have been rolled up and the doors have been tightly shut to ensure there is no dust that gets into the car.
Motorists are advised to ensure the car vents are closed, the objective to close the car vents and filters is to ensure there is no dust that tries to get into the car through the vents as the storm is passing. Research notes that there is need to ensure the passengers in the car stay with their seat-belts fastened, the objective is to ensure in the event of a collision the passengers are well protected and they do not suffer significant injuries. There is need to cover the face in the event the storm comes with debris the car windows may be hit and damaged hence to reduce any risks there is need for the individual to cover their faces and keep calm.