Safety On The Road

Tips for Safety On The Road (PDF)

A guide for parents and caregivers

Additional Resources

Safety On The Road

How to Keep Your Child Safe From Injury at Home, on the Road, and at Play Fact Sheets from Child Safety Link (available in French and English)

Motor Vehicle Occupants

  • Motor Vehicle Collisions - Parachute information and resourceson MVC's
  • Driver Safety - A collection of items on Parachute's Horizon that brings together information related to safe driving
  • Car seats: How-to videos - A collection of videos on Parachute's Horizon that brings together information related to car seat installation
  • Child Passenger Safety Course - A course developed by Safe Kids Worldwide used to promote occupant protection in your community

Pedestrians

  • Parachute Pace Car - A nation-wide program that focuses on raising awareness around speed reduction in the community, especially in school zones and pedestrian-dense areas. 
  • Walk safe: Public service announcement - A video found on Paracute's Horizon developed to incorporate evidence-based messages
  • Pedestrian safety - A collection of items on Parachute's Horizon that will allow you to learn more about the current state of pedestrian injuries and fatalities
  • Child pedestrian injury report - The report was prepared with data from Transport Canada, Statistics Canada and the Canadian Institute for Health Information. It highlights important prevention strategies for pedestrian injuries.

Bicycles/Wheeled Activities

You can also check out the Safe Kids on the Road collection of resources, tools and videos on Parachute's Horizon.