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When you see a hazard ahead you should use the mirrors. Why is this?

A To assess how your actions will affect following traffic
You should be constantly scanning the road for clues about what is going to happen next. Check your mirrors regularly, particularly as soon as you spot a hazard. What is happening behind may affect your response to hazards ahead.
B Because you will need to accelerate out of danger
C Because you will need to brake sharply to a stop
D To check what is happening on the road ahead