Emerging at T Junctions (Emerging to the Left)

M S P S L (we need to give way or possibly stop at the end of the road). Check centre and left mirror if safe signal left position 1 meter from left. Take your foot off the gas and progressively brake once 1 car length from the end of road steer ¼ to ½ turn to the left keeping your speed slow (speed needs to be elderly person walking pace). Keep checking right and left continually as you creep to the give way line. Be vigilant for motorbikes and if clear and safe emerge keeping the car slow by keeping your footbrake covered until you have emerged and straightened your wheels. Check mirrors and drive on. If to your right a large vehicle is turning in wait till you can see the road behind is clear before emerging.

When emerging on the level or down a gradient keep your right foot over the brake until you have decided it’s safe to emerge then cover the gas.