The state of Alabama for the safety of its motorists publishes many documents. These documents are informative and must be read by all those who are either driving in Alabama or intend to become a motorist in the state. Driver License Manual is one such document which is published by the Alabama Department of Public Safety Driver License Division. The document is available online, free of cost, for all those who intend to become better and safer drivers in Alabama.
Drivers’ manual in Alabama is divided into 9 chapters, namely:
- Your License to Drive
- You May Lose Your License
- The Driving Task
- The Driver
- Signs, Signals and Road Markings
- Traffic Laws
- Adjust to Driving Conditions
- Driving the Freeways
- Your Vehicle
The manual caters to both the prospective drivers and veteran drivers. For the prospective drivers, especially teen drivers, there are sections in the manual which will be extremely helpful in passing the driver’s test; both its knowledge test and road test. In addition, practicing safe driving techniques is a continuing process and veteran drivers can read the manual for safe driving tips.
For all the motorists in Alabama, it is worth reminding that driving is a privilege and not a right and the driver’s license comes with great responsibility. Therefore the state has no non-sense DUI laws and those convicted may lose their driving privileges and may even be imprisoned along with incurring heavy fine.
In Alabama, a driver with blood alcohol concentration of 0.08% or more is considered impaired. It is illegal for such person to be driving on the state’s roads as he/she is prone to getting his/her own and others lives in serious danger. Drinking and driving has led to many fatal accidents not just in Alabama but in the rest of the country as well.
If you are interested in knowing the state’s point system, simply skip to chapter 2. In short, drivers’ manual in Alabama is the best companion to every motorist in the state of Alabama.