Welcome to the “Safe Driving: Driving Defensively” video lesson intended to teach you 10 basic steps to help you be safer while driving. Even though you may be a safe driver who follows the rules of the road, not everyone is as safe as you. That’s why you need to be cautious and adopt these skills, from focusing on your surroundings to avoiding road rage. Even though you can’t control what any other driver does, you can control yourself. So, you need to be prepared for the worst. Defensive driving is a skill like any other. It needs to be practiced until these habits become second nature so you can help prevent accidents and stay as safe as possible.