As adults, much of our knowledge around street safety seems second nature, but for kids and teenagers, the street can be distracting, resulting in potential danger. In 2011, injury data indicated that 55% of children struck were elementary school age from southeast DC and the surrounding areas. Teaching your children how to be safe as pedestrians, especially in busy cities, allows them to safely manage the day-to-day noises and interactions wherever they go.
Here are five tips that can help your children stay safe and prepare for threats that they may encounter as a pedestrian.
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