Parents Worry Most About Child Road Safety

More than 40% of parents of 5-11 year-olds say their child has been involved in a near-miss while walking or cycling to school, according to a recent survey.
We all worry about our children when it comes to road safety, but what about stranger safety? 470 parents with a child age 5-11 who travel to and from school were surveyed. The survey revealed that 18% of parents said their child had experienced a vehicle not stopping or stopping too late at a pedestrian crosswalk. 13% said their child had experienced a speeding vehicle nearly hitting them. 5% said their child had been hit by a vehicle while walking. 44% said the safety of their child on the road was their biggest concern.
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Source: Yorkshire Post