As students make their way back to class, the Vision Zero back to school road safety campaign aims to help educate both drivers and cyclists on how to be safe around stopped school buses, pedestrian crossovers, school zones and intersections.

School Bus: Don't pass it. Cars and bicycles should: Stop behind the bus when lights are flashing. Go when the lights stop and the bus moves forward.

School Bus: Don’t pass it.

Cars and bicycles should:

  1. Stop behind the bus when lights are flashing.
  2. Go when the lights stop and the bus moves forward.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Crossover: Stop at it. When nearing a crossover, cars and bicycles should: Slow down and look for pedestrians and flashing lights. Stop and wait. Go when all pedestrians have fully crossed the street.

Crossover: Stop at it.

When nearing a crossover, cars and bicycles should:

  1. Slow down and look for pedestrians and flashing lights.
  2. Stop and wait.
  3. Go when all pedestrians have fully crossed the street.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

School Zones: Slow down. Slow down at crosswalks and watch for children. Be alert and stay focused.

School Zones: Slow down.

  1. Slow down at crosswalks and watch for children.
  2. Be alert and stay focused.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Intersection: Check it. Cars and bicycles should: Yield to pedestrians when turning at an intersection. Turn when the intersection is clear.

Intersection: Check it.

Cars and bicycles should:

  1. Yield to pedestrians when turning at an intersection.
  2. Turn when the intersection is clear.