in Mahwah NJ reported that in NJ this Jan. 1800 tickets were issued to drivers who did not clean the snow off their car. This winter there is a new law in NJ that requires drivers to clean the snow off their cars. In bad weather pedestrians have to be extra careful to be visible with reflective gear
. An extremely dangerous situation is created when snow is suddenly blown on to a drivers windshield.
It is also important to keep a light
and/or a reflective belt
in your glove compartment or your trip emergency kit incase you must get out of your car in middle of traffic or poor visibility.