Having lived in Sweden for 3 years, I was unfazed by the recent icy conditions as I set out to see a client earlier this week. I didn't feel quite so relaxed half and hour later after skidding across an icy road and I got to thinking about an earlier discussion with Lee Gosden of EDA Driving Academy. Chatting about whether the snow had caused him any difficulties with his learner drivers, he calmly replied that it was a fantastic opportunity to help them learn about handling a car in snow and icy conditions. He was actually looking forward to this opportunity to enhance their learning experience.
I asked Lee what were his tips for handling vehicles in the snow and ice and he gave the following advice:
Finally always remember
Perhaps I should have had a lesson with Lee on how to drive in these treacherous conditions! We always think we can cope but the reality is often very different.
If you want to know more about how to drive in the snow or if you're learning to drive Lee Gosden can be contacted on 07746 807 046 or 01279 658564.
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