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Traffic FAQ: How do I deal with an aggressive driver?

Each year, the group asks consumer agencies about what they hear from consumers. Here are the topics that frustrated consumers this year:
Each year, the group asks consumer agencies about what they hear from consumers. Here are the topics that frustrated consumers this year: (iStock / Spauln)

Sometimes, drivers can get on the wrong side. TxDOT wants you to be a cautious, considerate driver. Here is a list of what you can do to protect yourself and your passengers:

--Avoid using your horn excessively.

--Do not make eye contact at the driver.

--Be sure to steer clear to give drivers plenty of room.

--Do not flash your headlights.

TxDOT encourages drivers to call 911 if they are concerned about their safety.