When drivers fail to yield, pedestrians pay the price. Busy intersections and shorter days mean that drivers need to be extra careful during fall and winter.
As the weather changes and daylight hours decrease, pedestrians become more vulnerable.
43 per cent of all crashes with pedestrians happen between October and January. But it doesn't have to be this way.
You can see pedestrians when you really look for them. In B.C. 76 per cent of crashes involving pedestrians happen at intersections. Whether it's taking a break from your phone or yielding the right-of-way, we all need to do our part to keep pedestrians safe.
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