You must yield the right-of-way to a police car, fire engine, ambulance, or other emergency vehicle that uses a siren and flashing lights. Pull as close to the right of the road as possible and stop until the emergency vehicle(s) has passed. However, don’t stop in an intersection.
What should you do when an emergency vehicle with a siren and flashing lights approaches you?
Giving way to an approaching emergency vehicle
When you hear a siren or see the flashing blue or red lights of an emergency vehicle, you must give way so it can pass. You may need to move to the left, stop or pull over out of the line of traffic.
When you see emergency vehicle with flashing lights you must?
If you see an emergency vehicle approaching while using its flashing lights, pull over to the right edge of the road and stop.
What should drivers do when they hear a siren or see an emergency vehicle with flashing lights?
If you hear a siren or see flashing lights on a freeway, you should:
- Pull over to the right when safely able to do so.
- Continue to move forward at a safe speed.
- If the operator of the emergency vehicle requests you to move in a certain direction via the PA system, please do so expeditiously.
- DON’T panic!
What does it mean when an ambulance have red lights?
It means that the ambulance is on an emergency call. The lights are left on to warn others that there may be people working in and around the truck, so they should slow down and leave a wide berth between the ambulance and their vehicle.
When driving on a one way street and an emergency vehicle with flashing lights is behind your car you must?
Upon the Immediatee approach of an emergency vehicle sounding a siren and flashing emergency lights, a driver must yield the right of way and immediately drive to a position parallel to and as close as possible to the nearest edge or curb of the highway clear of any intersection and remain there until the emergency …
When starting through an intersection and you see an ambulance behind you you must?
You must yield the right-of-way to any police vehicle, fire engine, ambulance, or other emergency vehicle using a siren or flashing lights.
When you see an emergency vehicle approaching?
When an emergency vehicle is approaching: Pull over to the edge of the roadway, clear of intersections, and stop. Remain there until the emergency vehicle has passed.
What colors do you see on emergency vehicles?
The most common colors used on emergency vehicles are red, blue, amber or yellow, white, green, and purple. Each color is subject to specific regulations that serve to communicate the purpose and context of the vehicle’s activity to others.
At what time of the day should your headlights be turned on?
The law says you must turn your headlights on 30 minutes after sunset and leave them on until 30 minutes before sunrise. You must turn your lights on any time you can’t see at least 1000 feet ahead. Use your low beam headlights whenever it is raining.
When u hear a siren coming you should?
Slow down. When you hear the siren or see the flashing lights of an emergency vehicle coming from behind your vehicle, you must create a clear path for the emergency vehicle and stop. Reduce your speed and safely pull over to the side of the road.