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Is education making a difference in changing driver & walking behavior?
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Is education making a difference in changing driver & walking behavior?

When it comes to making our streets safer for people walking, a lot of factors come into play. While most collisions occur outside of a crosswalk, it’s worth noting that drivers fail to yield to people walking in crosswalks as well – it happened twice in this short interview with […]

Tips for staying safe while working out in Central Florida
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Tips for staying safe while working out in Central Florida

Now that we’ve sprung forward, afternoons are longer, meaning that outdoor activities are probably creeping back into your daily routine again. A recent article in the Orlando Sentinel shared some great tips for staying safe while being active: Grab a workout partner – The buddy system is never a bad […]

Video: Orange County looking to improve pedestrian safety in Pine Hills
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Video: Orange County looking to improve pedestrian safety in Pine Hills

Spectrum News 13’s Jerry Hume covers the recent pedestrian fatalities in Pine Hills and how Orange County leaders are working to find a solution with a pedestrian safety study focused solely around the Pine Hills area. You can get more information on the Pine Hills Study on the Orange County […]

Get movin’ with the Move60 Challenge kicking off March 1
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Get movin’ with the Move60 Challenge kicking off March 1

Healthy Central Florida’s Move60 Challenge encourages residents to walk, run, bike, swim, dance, garden and more – just get moving for 60 days! It all begins on March 1st and goes through April 29th. Join Healthy Central Florida for one of their kick-off walks on March 1. You can get […]

Federal Highway rescinds approval of RRFB
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Federal Highway rescinds approval of RRFB

On December 21, 2017, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) rescinded its interim approval of new installations of the Rapid Rectangular Flashing Beacon (RRFB) due to issued and pending patents by the inventor of the RRFB, Stop Experts.  Since FHWA issued the memo, agencies and pedestrian safety advocates have considered the […]