ROAD RAGE PREVENTION
GUIDELINES FOR THE AGGRESSIVE
Disassociate yourself from the Video Game mentality.
Divert focus away from winning. Playing the game only creates losers.
Say a prayer before starting on your journey. Acknowledge
your need for peace, guidance, and protection
Settle any personal disputes before getting into the car
Carpool, when possible
Plan ahead. Get into turn lanes at least 1/4 mile before
Remember, driving is a luxury, not a competition. Focus
on your own journey, not on your position in relation to other drivers.
When someone gets ahead of you, use the "Brasconian Manifesto" ("forget
To go the the page on Guidelines for the "Safe Driver":
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Auto
A Call for Support for Cellular Phone Legislation:
"The Ten Most Dangerous Foods to Eat While Driving"
Unsafe driving behaviour and four wheel drive vehicles:
A Comparison of the Cell Phone Driver and the Drunk Driver:
Comments or Suggestions:
Posted May 10, 2000
Updated July 14, 2006
Kim A. Carmichael, M.D.