Zipper Merge Tutorial
Executing a perfect Zipper Merge can effectively reduce traffic lengths by up to 40%. Merges ensure a smoother driving experience. They also, provide extra safety and peace of mind to construction workers working in the immediate area. These Merges effectively reduce the speed of two lanes, and also reduces congestion on the freeway. While there isn’t a proper distance to merge, its always encouraged to merge once you know the lane is open and it is safe to do so. Thanks to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, for their comprehensive video on how to effective complete one. This short video will describe what a zipper merge is, how to successfully complete one, and how to stay safe while attempting it. Watch to learn how to effectively merge, effectively easing traffic and making a favorable driving experience for everyone!