Most of the time "driver safety" means wearing a seatbelt and checking your mirrors before overtaking.
Most of the time \"driver safety\" means wearing a seatbelt and checking your mirrors before overtaking.
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health & wellbeing how to … stay safe while driving alone Rebecca McQuillan
Just occasionally, however, something happens to make the lone female motorist feel uneasy.
"I often have to park in a poorly lit car park and when I go back to my car on dark winter evenings I always feel very vulnerable," says one woman in her 30s. "A colleague had her handbag snatched there. The ticket machine never works first time, so you have to stand there, re-trying, with your back turned. People seem to appear out of nowhere. I always feel like I'm on a Crimewatch reconstruction."
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