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THE STOPPING DISTANCE IS THE TIME IT TAKES TO THINK, BRAKE
AND THEN STOP.
i. How fast you are going no matter what your reaction time
is, the faster you are going, the further you will travel.
ii. `Awareness' if you are tired, under the influence of drugs or
alcohol, old or careless your thinking distance will increase as
you would `think' for longer.
iii. Visibility Rain, fog or oncoming lights could all make any
hazards difficult to spot.
i. How fast you are going the faster you go, the further it
takes to stop.
ii. Vehicle weight the same vehicle will take longer to stop
heavily loaded than if it were empty.
iii. How good your brakes are Worn or faulty brakes are FAR
less efficient in an emergency. Brakes should be checked
iv. How good is the grip? grip can depend on: a) road surface b) tyres c)