Children’s tips and advice


Follow our tips and advice to stay safe on the road.

To stay safe on the road you should:

  • Always use the Green Cross Code STOP, LOOK, LISTEN!
  • Always hold an adult’s hand when you are near the road
  • Wear a seat belt when travelling in the car and use the right child or booster seat
  • Make sure you are properly trained to ride your bike on the road
  • Always wear a cycle helmet and bright reflective clothes when on your bike
  • Be bright and be seen whenever you are near a road
  • Put away your headphones or mobile phone when crossing the road
  • Always walk on the pavement or footpath where there is one
  • Know and understand the school crossing signs

For more information visit the using the road section.