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How close can you follow an emergency vehicle? | Reference.com

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Generally, a driver should allow a minimum of 300 to 500 feet between his vehicle and an emergency vehicle in front of him. The amount of space that must be ...

How to Drive Safely Around Emergency Vehicles | Esurance

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Because emergency vehicles don't have the time to obey traffic rules like the rest of us, their need to get somewhere fast can put you in a dicey position. And the ...

Emergency Vehicle Question & Answer | Fire, City of Madison ...

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If you can't move to the right because of traffic, we ask that you slow down and ... A driver should not follow an authorized emergency vehicle responding to a call ...

Emergency Vehicles - Driving Information - DriversEd.com

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To drive safely in the presence of emergency vehicles, you must understand how they ... To be safe, do not follow within 500 ft of a fire truck answering an alarm or an ... California), you can be cited for driving too close to an emergency vehicle.

Emergency Vehicle Safety and EMS Index and Overview

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You must stop and remain stopped until the emergency vehicle or vehicles have ... However, if you can do so safely, you should yield the right of way to vehicles with blue ... Let them pass and follow the vehicle to the scene of the emergency.

Section 3: Safe Driving - Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles

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A speed limit is the maximum legal speed you can travel on .... Never follow an emergency vehicle closer than 500 feet .... Hand response time is close to a.

Emergency vehicles and tow trucks - Government of Alberta Ministry ...

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Flashing lights from emergency vehicles will warn you of a problem ahead. Reduce speed, carefully change lanes if necessary and be prepared to stop. Follow ...

28-775 - Authorized emergency vehicles; approaching; following fire ...

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Authorized emergency vehicles; approaching; following fire apparatus; passing ... Immediately drive to a position parallel to and as close as possible to the ... C. The driver of a vehicle other than one on official business shall not follow any fire  ...

Road safety: Emergency vehicles - Ontario

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Sep 2, 2015 ... As a driver, you can do your part to help save lives. ... slow down, signal and move to the right; if possible, pull as close as you can to the right side of the roadway and ... "Slow Down, Move Over": If you see an emergency vehicle or a tow ... it's illegal to follow a fire vehicle or ambulance responding...

Reacting to an approaching emergency vehicle - Driver's Handbook

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Nov 24, 2015 ... When an emergency vehicle is approaching your vehicle from any ... your vehicle , follow the previous procedures, except that you should bring ...

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Driving Near School Buses and Emergency Vehicles

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The Number One rule is, when you hear or see an emergency vehicle of any type ... and immediately drive to a position parallel to and as close as possible to the ... Exercise extreme caution around an emergency situation and follow the ... In many states you can decrease your insurance rates by taking a driving course.

189.930 Right-of-way to emergency vehicles -- Blocking or following ...

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189.930 Right-of-way to emergency vehicles -- Blocking or following ... parallel to , and as close as possible to, the edge or curb of the highway clear of any ... (3) No operator of any vehicle, unless he is on official business, shall follow any.

Is it advisable or legal to go behind an Ambulance during Traffic ...

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Oct 9, 2015 ... We often have to give concerned family members and friends the "meet us at the ... "We know you're concerned, but the best thing you can do is to drive right to ... You're not driving an emergency vehicle, so you don't have the same ... to speed, so it's obviously illegal to follow a speeding em...