The4as is the simplest concept, to help you stay safe on the roads of the UK and beyond.
Q. After you have taken your driving test, who will always be in your vehicle?
You and your vehicle and contents, are your immediate AREA
Q. Who is responsible for your immediate area?
Q. Where will you be driving?
A. You will be driving your vehicle through different AREAS.
To get anywhere, you may use Rural Roads, Urban Roads, Main Roads and Dual Carriageways/ Motorways which all have similar but different hazards.
Q. Who is responsible for the vehicle while it is on a motorway, or in a town, or a rural road, or even when it is parked?
You have a duty of care to all road users in all areas at all times.
AREA is YOU , YOUR VEHICLE and CONTENTS and WHEREVER YOU DRIVE.