Florida Traffic Laws – What Is the Rule for Driving within a Single Lane?

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Pursuant to Title XXIII – Motor Vehicles, Chapter 316 – State Uniform Traffic Control, Section 316.089 – Driving on Roadways Laned for Traffic Florida drivers must comply with certain rules and regulations under this statute. When driving on a Florida roadway that is divided into two or more clearly marked lanes for traffic, the following rules apply:
Drivers shall drive their vehicle as nearly as practicable entirely within a single lane and shall not move their vehicle from their said lane until they have first ascertained and determined that such movement can be made with safety.
Drivers in Florida need to aware of the challenger and obstracles they could potentially face on Florida roads and highways. Sometimes, a driver cannot control the many hazardous conditions and situations present on the road, Florida drivers should earn how to drive defensively and how to avoid such hazards. Intersections are a common place for car collisions. Florida drivers should never pass another car or change lanes at an intersection without it being safe to do so. Because of the high volume of traffic at an intersection, Florida drivers should never make any sudden changes. Doing so could easily cause an accident. You can read more Florida Traffic Laws on the Wood, Atter & Wolf, P.A. website.

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