Pedestrian Safety


Crosswalk Dangers for Pedestrians

By Andy Pilgrim

I was recently in the same hotel for an entire week, which was quite unusual for me as I’m usually in and out of places in a couple of days. I took the opportunity to do some pedestrian traffic safety research by walking for several miles each afternoon, foraging for food once my work day was over.

I would walk a couple of miles in any direction from the hotel, to whichever restaurant I had chosen. In doing so, it was necessary to use four or five light-controlled pedestrian crosswalks along the way.

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