The Surreal Poster Series: Key Risk Factors - Part Five: Visibility

The Surreal Poster Series: Key Risk Factors - Part Five: Visibility

The Surreal Poster Series series has been a program that was highly subscribed to. Delegates are able to download the poster series for free, featuring five posters focusing on the five key risk factors in road safety. Now, YOURS is featuring a focus on each poster explaining the risk factor behind each theme. This week, we focus on visibility....


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The Youth and Road Safety Action Kit gives a focus on this subject - download it now.

 

visibility text kit


It is unlikely that we can prevent road crashes if we cannot see the road ahead and what is on it. This might be so very basic and even simplistic but in fact visibility can be a challenge in many countries with insufficient road lighting and vehicles with malfunctioning lights.

visibility pedestrian kit

So, if you are a pedestrian, make sure you:

  • Wear white or light colors so you are more visible

  • Wear retro-reflective strips on your clothes, backpack, or anything your are carrying

  • Walk only where there is good lighting;
     

visibility cyclist kit

And walk facing oncoming traffic.And if you are on bicycle do not forget to use:

  • Front, rear and wheel reflectors;

  • Bicycle lamps;

  • And retro-reflective jackets or vests, if possible.

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Be seen on the road: Download the Surreal Poster Series
 

 

 

 

 

Links

Download - YOURS Youth and Road Safety Action Kit
Stay Visible, Stay Safe
Be Bright Be Seen