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Pedestrians-Check for traffic if you have to st
Pedestrians-Check for traffic if you have to step on to the road




Gear Change  – Cycling and Walking plan for England.

Highway Code 1-35 gives Rules for pedestrians. Rule 7 is the Green Cross Code – safe ways for children to cross a road.

The Government’s A Lifetime of Road Safety states “The need for road safety begins the moment a newborn leaves hospital and continues throughout their life into old age. In principle it covers every step walked, every bicycle or horse ride, or every mile travelled by vehicle”.

Useful links

Vision Zero South West  is a partnership driving down road deaths in Devon & Cornwall

Vision Zero is a strategy to eliminate all traffic fatalities and severe injuries.

What is the Safe System approach? People make mistakes which can lead to crashes.