Where are your manners?

2016-05-25 06:00

WHERE an ambulance siren is hailing in traffic to get to an accident scene, what is triggered in your mind?

The common and most sensible thing to do is to pull over as best you can to give that ambulance way. In an emergency, every second counts.

To the lady in the van - what if that was your relative or someone you knew. You had enough space to pull over.

Eventually the paramedic in the passenger seat waved at my husband in gratitude. He had to tell the woman to please give way.

I am sure we owe these people our common courtesy or has it just become common for us to blatantly ignore rules of the road?

Please be considerate and where you can help, do so, for the sake of those in the emergency and those who are trying to reach them.

brenda jordan Woodlands


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