Travelling around the United States can be a wonderful experience. To make the most of it, travel safely by following these tips.
Safety For Pedestrian, Bicycle And Motorcycle
Whether you’re walking or riding, it’s best to keep caution, knowledge and those helmets for safety.
Remember that most caution shoukd be taken by kids, older adults and of course, people who have been drinking. These individuals as considered the most at-risk pedestrians. You can show kids some videos about being safe while walking for easier understanding.
It is almost always easier for kids to understand rules and safety while riding the bicycle by showing them videos. Also, when getting a helmet, make sure that the helmet fits properly. You click here to see a video and some tips.
You can watch the video here which can help you choose right helmet, as well as tips to spot on bad ones.
Safe Driving Tips During Severe Weather
During severe weather conditions, different conditions may pose serious driving lessons like flood, heat and snow. It’s important to know enough on what to do and how to prepare for these situations just to keep ourselves safe.
For your summer road trips, planning a safe one should be your priority.
Stay Safe on the Road
Keeping yourself safe on the road is not an easy feat but knowing the right things can help you understand certain risks and keep people safe.
Safe Driving Tips
There’s always an extent of danger of texting and other forms of distracted driving that we can avoid. Start by knowing the laws in your state. Teens, parents and educators can greatly help in keeping teen drivers safe by looking for tools about safety driving.
Click on this to view on a Safe Driving Pinterest board for additional tips.
Child Car Seats
It’s important for young drivers to have more time to learn complex driving skills and learning about the graduated driver licensing laws can help. Parental involvement can also help by setting ground rules and by setting examples.
Travel By Train Or Bus
Travelling by train or bus has its benefits- price, comfort and/or convenience over plane or car.
Travelers can try the inexpensive commercial buses. You can make your research on your options for safer bus companies from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety administration..
You can report bus safety issues at 1-888-DOT-SAFT (1-888-368-7238) from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM ET, Monday to Friday. You can also visit the National Consumer Complaint Database.
Amtrak is the nationwide passenger rail network. It is a federally-chartered, for-profit organization. You can visit their website, Amtrak.com to buy tickets, travel schedules, find stations and more.
Together, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and Amtrak monitor Amtrak’s performance. The FRA oversees the US railroad safety and makes investigations for serious railroad accidents about causes and compliance with safety laws and regulations. Check out FRA recommendations for preventing passenger trains on speed.