Walk Wisely  
  Follow these pedestrian safety tips when walking near traffic.

Use sidewalks whenever possible.

Cross Streets at a corner.

Always stop at the edge of a parked car, curb, or vehicle before walking out into traffic.

look left-right-left again before crossing a street.

Make eye contact with the drivers prior to crossing in front of them.

Never cross mid block.

if must walk along the roadway, walk facing traffic as far to the left as posible.

Wear reflective clothing and carry a flashlight when walking at night or ealy morning hours.

Never allow children under 10 to cross streets alone.

older adults need to allow for enough time to safely cross the street.

When a pedestrian is struck by a vehicle, over 80% of the time the pedestrian is killed or seriously injured. By following these safety tips, you can help prevent serious injury of death.