Q. While taking a trip southbound on the I-405 highway recently, right before the I-5, a convoy with a number of army vehicles was going similarly. They maintained their range of concerning 100 feet approximately in between the vehicles. Vehicles were entering and also out of the convoy. I believed it was disgraceful. What is the method for an army convoy on the highway?

-- Barbara Caligiuri, Huntington Coastline

A. Allow's initial take on the legislation.

"There's absolutely nothing unlawful regarding entering between (the army lorries)," stated Duane Graham, a policeman as well as spokesperson for the California Freeway Patrol based in Westminster.


Currently, allow's chat right and also incorrect.

These ladies and also guys, happy to risk their lives for us, remain in associate their fronts lights on, pleasantly ask everybody to allow them remain with each other, as well as vehicle drivers are overlooking that?

Unless a noncombatant motorist requires to go across over to reach a departure or has a few other worthwhile factor -- that is downright disgraceful undoubtedly, Barbara.

Q. Honk: I was informed that strong white lines were to be taken a wall surface, do not go across. As a matter of fact, I have actually seen cars and trucks drew over by the California Freeway Patrol for simply such a violation. When they have to be gone across to finish authorized turns, I am currently seeing them on streets. Have the policies transformed?

-- Don Schilling, Anaheim


A. Unsure of the regulations in the past, Don, yet what drivers can do nowadays relies on the number of the strong lines there are.

It is alright to go across over a solitary strong white line, stated Tino Olivera , a policeman as well as spokesperson for the CHP in the Santa Ana head office.

Currently, he has actually pointed out motorists when they went across over the strong white line on the much right of highways, occasionally called the haze line. Not since it is unlawful to go across that line, yet since it protests the regulation to drive along the shoulder to pass various other cars.

Solitary strong white lines are often repainted where authorities would certainly like chauffeurs do not transform lanes unless being added mindful.

Nonetheless, a set of strong white lines coincides as double-yellow lines, which are a lot more limiting. And also 2 collections of strong lines, divided by 2 or even more feet, need to certainly be dealt with as a wall surface or obstacle.

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Q. Honk, I'm seeing a growing number of individuals strolling, cycling, running or skate boarding versus traffic signals without any noticeable compunction, or any kind of concern that they will trigger a mishap. Is it versus any type of legislation that you understand of to offer those individuals a blast on the horn to wake them and/or air vent a chauffeur's temper?

-- Costs Spitalnick, Newport Coastline

A. Not claiming they do not be worthy of a great toot of the ol' horn -- yet do not do it.

Under state regulation, a horn can just be appeared to caution a person, such as if a driver is concentrated much more on using mascara than driving as well as is moving right into your lane. And also, no, that is not a small on women, as lots of men repaint their faces.

The Car Code does state an exception: Horns can lawfully blow up away when released as component of your automobile's burglar-alarm system.

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