Violations - CVC 21658
California Vehicle Code Section 21658 - Laned Roadways Whenever any roadway has been divided into two or more clearly marked lanes for traffic in one direction, the following rules apply: (a) A vehicle shall be driven as nearly as practical entirely within a single lane and shall not be moved from the lane until such movement can be made with reasonable safety. (b) Official signs may be erected directing slow-moving traffic to use a designated lane or allocating specified lanes to traffic moving in the same direction, and drivers of vehicles shall obey the directions of the traffic device.
Q: Before you made your lane change, did you do all of the followings ?
- Turn on blinker light
- Check blind spot
- Check all needed mirrors
A: Yes (that's good) or No
Q: After you made a lane change, was there any cars braked hard to avoid rear-ended your car ?
A: Yes or No (that's good)
Q: What did the Officer say about this ?
A: You almost hit that van in front of you!