Trained observation is a quality essential for every motorist

Trained observation is a quality essential for every motorist

Studies show that the lion’s share of road accidents occur due to carelessness of drivers.

In the first place, due to the fact how the man behind the wheel of keen powers of observation, respectively how fast the driver notices the obstacle, traffic signs, other vehicles, various objects in the rear view mirrors, etc.


Test your powers of observation by using a special table.

You need to find the order of all the numbers from 1 to 90. If you can do it in less than 10 minutes, you have excellent powers of observation; if in 10 – 15 minutes, then your powers of observation can be assessed as good; in 15 to 20 minutes as average. If the search numbers you spent more than 20-25 minutes, you need to work on that quality.


Here are a few recommendations on the training of observation:

  • As the object, select any object, consider it well, pay attention to its features. Then close your eyes and try to imagine it in great detail, mentally describing its characteristics – color, form, practical application, etc.

  • Try to do everything the same as above, except select multiple items.

  • Mentally reproduce different traffic situations, for example, uncontrolled intersection, the stretch of road where the traffic or the other. For each simulated situation, try to remember the appropriate rules of the road.