Pedestrians

Everyone is a Pedestrian

Everyone is a pedestrian at some point during a typical day. You want to be safe as a pedestrian and also be a safe driver around pedestrians. Pedestrian safety requires following rules of the road, and avoiding distraction—both as a pedestrian and as a driver. Step up to the moment!

Use our free resources to improve pedestrian safety awareness and education at your workplace.

Did you know that speeding, drunk and drugged driving and distracted driving were factors that contributed to an 8.5% increase in pedestrian fatalities in Texas last year, according to data from the Texas Department of Transportation?

FREE Pedestrian Resources

Posters • English (PDF)

Teaching Tools • English

Free Pedestrian Resources in Spanish

Carteles (PDF)

Asesor de Seguridad Tarjetes

How much do you know about pedestrians and their safety? Take our fun quiz to see how much you know—and learn something, too!

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Distracted Walking

Whether you’re talking on your cell phone, reading a social media post, or lost in an audio book, you can miss hazards such as surface and elevation changes, and of course—moving vehicles! These are common contributing factors in incidents and near-miss incidents and can result in employee injuries.