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TOP 10: AGGRESSIVE DRIVING HABITS

Hundreds of tickets have been handed out by state police since they started targeting tailgating motorists on highways in an effort to reduce accidents and what they call "aggressive driving habits." The "Stop Tailgating, You're Too Close" campaign is running until the end of March. Police said the campaign is help improve safety on the highways.  As of Tuesday, troopers had handed out 318 tickets and 40 warnings. Each ticket cost $132.

TOP 10: AGGRESSIVE DRIVING HABITS

 

(* According to The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration )

 

1) Speeding

 

2) Racing

 

3) Frequently changing lanes

 

4) Cutting off other drivers

 

5) Failing to signal

 

6) Running red lights

 

7) Failing to yield

 

8) Tailgating

 

9) Slowing rapidly to discourage a tailgater ( a.k.a. "Brake checking")

 

10) Boxing other cars in and using other intimidation maneuvers

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