PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE PRESS RELEASE
October 23, 2009
Subject: Traffic Safety In Rainy Weather Alert
The San Francisco Police Department is alerting the driving public that California Vehicle Code, Section 24400(a) requires that when windshield wipers are in use headlights must also be on. This law was enacted in 2005 to enhance public safety on roadways during rainy weather. Because of recent torrential rains in the Bay Area, motorists must comply with this law for their own safety and that of other motorists..
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