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Bavaira, south Germany, had a meter and a half of snow quite recently, if I remember the news reports right. That is quite far from the north pole.

I am living about 600 km south of the Polar Circle - not quite as far from the North Pole, only about 3000 km. Yet, we know that you must learn to master winter conditions. We see a huge number of trucks coming across the border, driven by people who have not learned it. Practically every day at winter time, the newspapers tell about two or three trucks that has ended up in the ditch. Practically all of the drivers (and transport companies owning the trucks) are foreigners. Last week, traffic authorities checked trucks coming to one of the customs points at the border: Half of them were not allowed to enter the country at all - they did not have tires suited for driving on winter roads.

Every year there is a new selection of YouTube videos showing how cars are sliding around like curling stones when there is a snowfall - mostly from the US. To any Norwegian car driver, it is very obvious that those drivers don't have a clue about how to behave when it is slippery. Here, to get a driving license, an ice driving course is mandatory. (In summer, they use a mixture of oil and water to make the execrcize lanes as slippery as wet ice.)

You may say: I don't need that; I live far from the North Pole. Fair enough. But if you come up here in winter, please do not drive a car (even if you have a driving license). Especially not as a truck driver!
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