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Monthly Archives: July 2022

Driving Habits That Save Lives and Wallets

Driving Habits That Save Lives and Wallets

Driving Habits That Save Lives and Wallets Photo by Farzanah Rosli on Unsplash Research psychologists define a habit as “a process whereby context prompts action automatically, through activation of mental context”--essentially, a habit is when we do something automatically because the situation calls for it. A lot of what we do while driving could be defined as “habit”, though we may just think of them as road safety rules. We barely think about turning on our blinkers, checking both ways before crossing a street, or braking at stop signs. Through experience and lots of practice, these are just habits we’ve built.  Habits are simpler to build than you think.  Your basic driving habits keep you safe on the road. Though they might not feel easy to do at first, the more you practice, the more automatic they’ll feel–just like turning on you ... read more


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