What Do You Know About Walking in the City?
If you’re aged 5 through 19, unintentional walking injuries are the fifth leading cause of death. Not good.
You’ve read about the four leading risks on the streets. Now it’s time to see how well you know them. Quiz yourself:
A pedestrian is a ...
At what time of day should you pay extra attention to your surroundings?
How often is a teen pedestrian killed or injured because they were hit by a car?
There are 3 ways to cross the street: Number 1: At a light. Number 2: At a stop sign. And Number 3:
1,000 teens were surveyed. How many said they've been hit or nearly hit by a moving vehicle while walking?
What percentage of teens hit or nearly hit by a car said they were texting?
The 'Do Not Walk' signal is flashing. Is it okay to enter the crosswalk?
What's the most dangerous night for kids as pedestrians?
How many crosswalk buttons in New York City actually work?
Texting and walking is dangerous, but so is walking with your headphones on. How many teens got hit/almost got hit with those on?