Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

,CyRight of way,CO Must Be Safe

Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

,CyRight of way,CO Must Be Safe

Article excerpt

I WOULD like reply to Frank Ewings letter in SaturdayCOs Bully.

In my opinion I believe you are completely wrong about the truckie having right of way.

1. I was taught that right of way may only be taken if safe to do so?

2. The merging sign many many metres before the lane merges is for all traffic to adhere to which means if you are in the right lane but back behind left-hand vehicle. that vehicle can merge. If you are approaching to pass then yes you have right of way and that doesnCOt give everybody the right that is tailgating can force the left lane into a dangerous situation as seen in the video. 3. No one, and I say no one, forced this truckie to do what he did, and he has a better view of the road ahead than most. The truck was completely unloaded and would have been easy for him to pass at another opportunity when safe to do so like the rest of us. …

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