Wednesday, 1 April 2009

Emergency! Emergency!

You hear the siren wailing behind, and can see the blue lights flashing a few cars back, but do you know what action to take to clear the path for the emergency vehicle to pass quickly and easily?

Devon and cornwall police have produced a well-illustrated guide to possible action you can take when there's emergency vehicles about.

Public Reaction to the presence of emergency vehicles

The Highway Code offers little advice on the correct course of action to take upon seeing emergency vehicles travelling on an emergency call. This aide memoir seeks to address that shortfall in order to enhance road safety and improve the public understanding of the intentions of emergency vehicle drivers.

Here are some dos and don’ts.

Read more here


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