Walking is still one of the most common methods of travel, from short journeys, nipping to the local shop, commuting, to more leisurely strolls.  Unfortunately it can also lead to road related collisions if proper care and attention are not used at all times.

As a pedestrian of any age there are a number of top tips that you can follow:

 

 For further information on the Safer Roads Partnership and any of its campaigns or initiatives, or if you have any queries, then please feel free to email saferroads@southyorks.pnn.police.uk or telephone 01709 832455 and ask for the Safer Roads Office.

To keep up-to-date with our many events and initiatives around South Yorkshire then follow us on Twitter or via our Facebook page.

Useful links

Simple Steps to Safety - Short video clip on basic, essential advice when crossing the road.

Tales of the Road - Child Safety Advice

Sheffield City Council - Pedestrian Safety Advice

Barnsley Council - Road Safety Advice

Doncaster Council - Road Safety Advice

Rotherham Council - Road Safety Advice

Highway Code - Advice for Pedestrians

Road Crossings - Advice for Motorists

International Students - Pedestrian Safety Advice & useful video clips