Every year in the U.S. there are over 4,000 pedestrian fatalities.
Keeping pedestrians safe is the responsibility of both drivers and pedestrians alike. Learn how you can be safe on the streets and help spread the safety message to children, family and friends.
When riding a bike in the streets, you are considered a vehicle and must follow the same laws and traffic patterns as motor vehicles. Also, consider the following additional safety tips:
You can download the Pedestrian Safety flyer (PDF) to share tips and "do's and don'ts" with your children. For more information on pedestrian safety for kids, visit:
Have a group of children we can speak to about pedestrian safety? Contact Public Works Traffic Engineering at 757-382-6101 to schedule a presentation.