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National Road Traffic Act, 1996 (Act No. 93 of 1996)


K53 Practical Driving Test for Motor Vehicle Drivers, Volume 2 - Heavy Motor Vehicles : Codes CI, C, ECI and EC

6. The modules

Module 48: Overtaking - to the right of a hazard


1. Obtain a safe following/approaching distance.
2. Obey all road traffic signs, signals, rules add markings.
3. Check the appropriate blind spot, if applicable.
4. Steer and position vehicle towards the right without moving any further than necessary for maximum visibility, if applicable.
5. Check rear-view mirrors and blind spot.
6. Signal intention.
7. Check rear-view mirrors and blind spot.
8. Brake, if necessary.
9. Select gear, if necessary.
10. Check blind spot.
11. Steer further to the right, if safe, to allow clear safe space between vehicle and hazard.
12. Cancel signal.
13. Accelerate, if necessary.
14. Check mirrors and left blind spot before signalling if intending to return to the left.



Note A:


Adequate clear space shall be obtained before returning.