Drivers and pedestrians alike share the responsibility of keeping themselves and others on the road safe. Here are some practical safety tips and guidelines for overall Pedestrian Safety. Read More »
Everyone is a pedestrian at some point. Every time you leave your house, walk into a store, cross the street with your child, go for a jog or walk through a park, you are a pedestrian.
While fatalities from traffic crashes have decreased over the past decade, the number of pedestrian fatalities has fluctuated very little. According to NHTSA’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis, pedestrian deaths in 2011 accounted for 14 percent of all traffic related fatalities. You might walk for fun, for your health or as a means of transportation. Whatever the reason, everyone is a pedestrian at some point, and everyone plays a role in keeping our roadways safe.