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Canberra Traffic

Cars merging dangerously from left hand lane into two lanes of traffic with cars veering across lanes. Freeze frame and reverse footage then a replay of the scene as it should be done with cars merging slowly and safely into travelling traffic. Diamond shaped Merging Traffic sign and high angle tilt to four lanes of traffic merging into three. Repercussions of car bluffed into stopping at merge point stopping lanes of traffic and loss of safety space between cars. Replay of high angle view of cars merging from three lanes to two demonstrating badly done merge then correct procedure.
Access No. 139793 | 1 min 4 secs | 1970s | Canberra, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |