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Driving too fast for road or weather conditions, tailgating, speeding, and failing to yield the right of way contribute to many vehicle crashes. They all boil down to one thing: poor speed and space management.

Here are five ways you can be a safer driver by using good speed and space management skills.

1. Scan the road ahead

2. Use caution during bad weather

3. Follow at a safe distance

4. Yield the right-of-way

5. Use caution when turning and changing lanes

Although you cannot change the way other motorists drive, you can adjust your driving to lower your risk. Start by following good speed and space management techniques.