This guide to teaching road safety was created with support from the Department for Transport. Before you start Sensitivity issues. Before teaching road safety, check if any children have been bereaved by, hurt in, or witnessed a serious road crash, and be sensitive to their needs.
Road Safety and Public Health 2. How safer roads link with other public health aims Road safety as an activity has been inseparable from the aim of preventing injuries. This aim is an important public health issue in itself. Local authorities have a statutory duty under the Road Traffic Act.