- To allow a vehicle, cyclists or pedestrian to proceed usually when they do not have priority.
- To warn others of hazards or to simply greet a person that you may recognise.
- Communicating to another vehicle that a police speed trap or camera is ahead.
“Get the fuggout-ta-myway cos I’m speeding up. Just cos you’ve turned on your indicator lights to turn and I ram into you, it’s not my fault”
You Can’t Give Way in Singapore
The horn and the flash should both be used as warnings, which leaves nothing to demonstrate a “giving way” situation.
You can resort to waving madly at the other driver to let them go, only to be met with a blank stare and utter confusion. Wouldn’t it be good if you could just flash your lights, and then off they go? Wouldn’t traffic run much smoother?