Children should be taught the essential skills of road safety.
They should all be taught the Green Cross Code:
Look and listen
Look and listen again
Talk to your child about the need of being extra cautious around roads and listening and looking ahead when crossing roads.
The Green Cross Code - Think, Stop, Look and Listen, Wait, Look and Listen again, Arrive Alive.
A guide to help teach children of all ages how to stay safe near roads and away from home.
A cautionary video of a boy who did not use the Green Cross Code when crossing the road.