Occupant safety reminders

Occupant safety reminders  - Occupant safety - Safety - Volvo XC90 Owners Manual - Volvo XC90

How safely you drive doesn't depend on how old you are but rather on:

Х How well you see.
Х Your ability to concentrate.
Х How quickly you make decisions under stress to avoid an accident.

The tips listed below are suggestions to help you cope with the ever changing traffic environment.

Х Never drink and drive.
Х If you are taking any medication, consult your physician about its potential effects on your driving abilities.

Х Take a driver-retraining course.
Х Have your eyes checked regularly.
Х Keep your windshield and headlights clean.
Х Replace wiper blades when they start to leave streaks.
Х Take into account the traffic, road, and weather conditions, particularly with regard to stopping distance.
Х Never send text messages while driving.
Х Refrain from using or minimize the use of a cell phone while driving.

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