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Vehicle H must yield to vehicle G.

EXITING CIRCULAR INTERSECTIONS: 

Always wait to activate your right turn
signal after passing the exit that is before
your intended exit. This tells other drivers
that you intend to leave the circle at the
next exit.

When you intend to use at the first
available exit:
• Approach the circle using the right lane.
• Use your right signal as you approach.
   Leave it on until you have exited
   the circle.
• As you approach, scan for pedestrians 
   and cyclists at the crosswalks at the
   entrance and exits of the circle.
• Yield to traffic in the circle.
• Exit the circle using the right lane.

When you intend to leave at any other exit:
• Approach the circle using the left lane.
• Activate your left signal to
   communicate that you do not plan to
   use the first exit.
• As you approach, scan for pedestrians
   and cyclists at the crosswalks at the
   entrance and exits of the circle.
• Yield to traffic in the circle.

• Exit the circle using the left lane.

Remember, when you exit using the
left lane:
• Use your right signal when you pass
   the exit that is one before the exit you
   will use.
• Check for traffic in the right lane that
   may be continuing around the circle.
• Look ahead for pedestrians at the 
   crosswalk where you will be exiting.
• Exit the circle using the left lane.
• If you cannot stop or exit safely, stay in
   your lane and travel around the circle/
   roundabout again.

Turning

Many collisions are caused by drivers
who fail to turn safely.

Right turns

Remember that travel lanes are not
always marked with lines on the road
or signs. A travel lane is a section of
roadway wide enough to allow the
passage of a single line of vehicles. This
includes a curb lane lined with parking
meters. The lane next to the curb where
vehicles park is best referred to as a
curb lane, not a parking lane. Curb lanes
are not just for parking. They are used to
turn off a road and onto a road.

Prepare for a turn well in advance. If
you are not in the proper turning lane,
check your rear view and outside mirrors
and do a shoulder check. Signal and
change lanes when it is safe. You should
be in your proper turning lane at least 15
metres (50 feet) before the intersection.

 
 CHAPTER FOUR                                                                                               INTERSECTIONS AND TURNS  61

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