Keeping children safe is a priority for parents, schools, and governments around the world. In India, with millions of children traveling to school every day, keeping cars moving at a safe speed around schools is vital to their wellbeing.
Statistics on road safety in India show that around half of the deaths on the country’s roads are to vulnerable road users such as pedestrians, cyclists, and motorcyclists. That means that children riding their bikes or walking to school are at risk every day. What can be done to ensure that they can get to and from school safely each day?