Slow down, move over and give space
The rule applies to help protect those who protect us
All motorists must also give way to any person on foot in the vicinity of a stationary tow truck, breakdown assistance or emergency vehicle displaying flashing lights.
Changes to the road rules as of 26 September 2019
Slow Down, Move Over and Give Space improves the safety of emergency services personnel, tow truck operators and breakdown assistance providers working on the road, as well as the people they are helping.
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