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Driver Improvement Clinic Join us Saturday for driver improvement class at our Landmark location. $55.00 cash or check.  Walk-ins welcome. Need 5 points, insurance discounts or to fulfill a court ordered or dmv ordered driving safety class?  Join us on every other Saturday for a relaxed and informative driver education lesson. This class is taught by an experienced driver's education teacher.  Perfect for seniors and young adults who need a little refresher course.  This is a great class for 19 year olds who never completed driver education in school. #driverimprovement #driversafety #richmonddriverimprovementschool #driverimprovementclass #driverimprovementclinic #henricocountydriverimprovement [caption id="attachment_16970" align="alignnone" width="300"] Learn how to drive in inclement weather...

Techniques for avoiding collisions- SIPDE [caption id="attachment_53" align="alignnone" width="300"] SIPDE and safe driving[/caption] Techniques for avoiding collisions- SIPDE S.I.P.D.E is an acronym for defensive driving. #Defensivedriving is not a passive activity, but rather an active, conscious effort made to train your eyes and mind to drive in a defensive manner. By using this system of scanning the environment, identifying possible conflicts and preparing in advance for these conflicts you will be able to, essentially: decide ahead what action you need to take in order to execute smooth movements and avoid any conflict that may arise. An intersection in an urban environment is the most potentially dangerous...

  Holiday driving!Holiday driving! Watch out! As so many of us are traveling during the holidays, here are a few tips to remember as you navigate our roads.   Always be sure your attention is on the road in front of you!  Your lIne of sight (LOS) is your path of travel (POT).children.  Research shows that you must never take your eyes off the road for more than 1 second. Stay back! Many tavelers are in unfamiliar territory.  You need to stay back and let them make a few mistakes.  You always need to be at least 2 seconds back at all road speeds.  To...

BGE : Blind Glare Elimination 5 times to check your blind spot [caption id="attachment_16560" align="alignnone" width="300"] Always Check your blind spot when merginig![/caption] By setting your mirrors in the BGE (blind, glare elimination) settings, with side view mirrors 7 degrees out, you can greatly reduce your blind spots. Even eliminate them completely when set properly, but it is virtually impossible to totally eliminate the blind spot for very small vehicles, motorcycles or pedestrians, so it is important to take the over the shoulder glance. You can apply a convex mirror to your rear view mirror, but these will distort the image and require...