Accidents can happen no matter where you are or what you are doing – and being a pedestrian is no exception. Even if you are not riding in a vehicle on the road, you can still be involved in fatal accidents. You can still suffer injuries and have other aspects of your life affected negatively.
But on the other side of the coin, there are many ways to be safe in the streets as a pedestrian. There are precautions that you can take that will decrease your risk of being involved in accidents. You can start by following these tips:
When you’re walking on streets or busy highways, make sure that you’re visible to all drivers. If you just came out from another part of the street, do not immediately jump on the road and cross the street.
- You should wear reflective or light-colored clothing during the night