What Should You Do if Someone Tailgates You?
There are few experiences more uncomfortable than looking in your rearview mirror to see a car following you much too closely. There is a reason you feel so viscerally uncomfortable when another car is riding close to your rear bumper—it puts you at a much higher risk for being involved in an accident.
Tailgating is one of the most common causes of rear-end collisions. Here is some advice on what you should do if you’re being tailgated: