How to Drive Safely in Heavy Rain

Summer’s sudden downpours can be just as dangerous as winter’s icy roads. Heavy rainfall can create slick driving conditions with next to no visibility and this type of situation requires that a driver adjust their typical driving style.

Next time you’re stuck in a drencher, here are some tips you should keep in mind:

First and foremost, you should slow down. Drive at the speed you feel most comfortable with given the current weather conditions. By reducing your speed, you’ll have more time to react if another car loses control or you encounter a huge puddle. Continue reading