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What To Do If You’re Involved In An Accident – Your Step-By-Step Guide

What To Do If You’re Involved In An Accident – Your Step-By-Step Guide | LTrent Driving School Blog

At LTrent Driving School, our job is to train you to be a safe driver so you avoid accidents. But accidents can still happen – that’s why they’re called accidents, after all! So it’s a good idea to know what to do in case of a motor vehicle accident. Read on and we’ll explain every step you should take after a car accident.

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What Do I Need To Know Before Driving On The Highway?

What Do I Need To Know Before Driving On The Highway? | LTrent Driving School Blog

Making the jump from driving on local roads to highway driving can be scary when you’re learning to drive. But LTrent Driving School is here to help. Read on to learn a few tips about highway driving, or book a driving lesson online to get the in-person instruction you need to start driving on the highway with confidence.

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What Are The 3 Characteristics Of Safe Drivers? Top Safety Traits

What Are The 3 Characteristics Of Safe Drivers? Top Safety Traits | LTrent Driving School Blog

At LTrent Driving School, we’ve been teaching learners how to become safe drivers for years. But what separates bad drivers from good drivers? How can you become a better driver?

There are a lot of things that go into this – but in this blog, we’ve boiled driver safety down to 3 top characteristics. Read on to learn more, and see what characteristics are most important for improving your traffic safety skills.

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How Do I Get Over My Fear Of Driving At Night? Our Top Tips And Advice

How Do I Get Over My Fear Of Driving At Night? Our Top Tips And Advice | LTrent Driving School Blog

In both NSW and VIC, learner drivers under the age of 25 and 21 respectively, must record 120 hours of driving time in a logbook – including 20 hours of driving at night. Fear of driving at night is common in learners, but to get your log book hours and drive safely in the future, you need to overcome the fear of driving at night.

How? Here are a few tips from LTrent Driving School on how to overcome driving anxieties and driving phobia at night.

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How Can I Drive Safely In Traffic? Our Top Tips And Advice For Safe Driving

How Can I Drive Safely In Traffic? Our Top Tips And Advice For Safe Driving | LTrent Driving School Blog

Driving in heavy traffic – like during rush hour on the highway or in the central business district – can be really intimidating for new drivers. How can you maintain road safety during heavy traffic? In this article, LTrent Driving School will look at a few tips and explain how to drive defensively, even during heavy traffic.

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Can International Students Drive in Australia

Life in a different country is exciting and confusing, especially for an international student. Add driving to the mix, and it’s no wonder how someone can become so disoriented. Australia is a vast country, and driving makes travelling so much easier for an international student to go to any educational institution. There’s always public transportation, but that option can be severely limiting for our temporary residents. With that being said, can international students drive in Australia? We must follow some road rules, so let’s break down what our international students need to know to drive safely.

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What Are Some Helpful Parking Tips

What Are Some Helpful Parking Tips | LTrent Driving School Blog

As of January of 2020, there were over 19 million registered motor vehicles on the roads in Australia. With this in mind, it might be a good idea to tap the brakes and assess one of the most fundamental driving skills – parking. Let’s be honest. Not all drivers know how to park perfectly.

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Guide to older driver licensing in NSW

Guide to older driver licensing in NSW | Ltrent Driving School Blog

The Australian Road Rules defines an “older driver” as any driver aged 75 years or above. Older drivers must provide an updated medical review, showing they’re still fit to drive. This rule aims to improve road safety. Drivers above this age can be suffering from physical or cognitive impairments. In this guide to older driver licensing, you’ll read about how to keep your drivers licence updated.

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Top Tips for Parallel Parking

Top Tips for Parallel Parking | LTrent Driving School

Parallel parking is a nightmare at the best of times, but throw in heavy traffic and many already parked cars, it turns into a nightmare pretty quickly. You can’t rely on two empty spaces to easily park your vehicle, but you still need to be quick about it. There are a few parallel parking tips to keep in mind to park perfectly in a pesky opening on the side of the road.

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What Are the Rules for Indicating in Roundabouts

What Are the Rules for Indicating in Roundabouts | LTrent Driving School

Road rules are essential when you’re first learning to drive. It’s also important to know that the rules vary depending on the situation. It’s wise to learn about driving laws from a credible source before getting behind the wheel.

In this article, we’ll be covering the rules for indicating roundabouts in Victoria and NSW. Breaking these laws will result in you accumulating demerit points on your license. Accumulate enough of these points, and you may get a suspension.

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