Many people talk about defensive driving, but not many know exactly what it is. So, let’s talk specifics. True defensive driving boils down to behaviors, and we’ve created an easy-to-remember mnemonic to define four principles and behaviors that are essential defensive driving habits. It’s called The LLLC Defensive Driving Principles, but we just call it “Triple-L-C.” Using the Four Driving Principles of SafetyLook Ahead, Look Around, Leave Roomand Communicate, gives you the time and information you need to avoid an accident and be an all-around better driver.