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 Safety Tips for Pedestrians

crossing street icon  Cross the street at marked crosswalks and intersections.

watching icon  Watch for turning vehicles.  Before crossing, look left, right, then left again.

pushbuttons icon  Use pedestrian pushbuttons.

walk signal icon  Begin crossing the street on the "walk" signal.

stay visible icon  Stay visible after dark and in bad weather.

watch out icon  Watch out for trucks & buses backing out of parking spaces and driveways.


Safety Tips for Drivers

stop icon  Stop for pedestrians at crosswalks and be careful when passing stopped vehicles.

slow down icon  Slow down and obey the posted speed limit.

yield icon  Yield to pedestrians & bicyclists when turning.

look out icon  Look before opening your door.

allow space icon  Allow 3 feet when passing bicyclists.


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