Education Resources and Research

document Walk Card (Spanish), Florida Department of Transportation
These cards explain pedestrian signals in Spanish. ...more >
web Active Community Environments Initiative (ACES), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Active Community Environments Initiative (ACES) promotes walking, bicycling, and the development of accessible recreation facilities. ...more >
document Pedestrian Synthesis Report, Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center, Federal Highway Administration
The following document summarizes research on pedestrian safety in the United States with a focus on crash characteristics and the safety effects of various roadway features and traffic-control devices; ...more >
document Guidelines for Developing Traffic Safety Educational Materials for Spanish-Speaking Audiences, Education Development Center, Inc., National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
This guidebook is designed for organizations seeking to create, or to help others create, culturally and linguistically appropriate traffic safety educational materials for Spanish-speaking audiences. ...more >
document Law Enforcement Pedestrian Safety, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
This manual is designed as a resource for police agencies needing to solve unfamiliar traffic safety problems. ...more >
web Ice, snow and slippery sidewalks: For many seniors, winter is "hip season", University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center
This article focuses on hazardous winter walking conditions and the effect they have on the senior population. ...more >
web Impaired Pedestrians, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Fact sheet on crashes involving impaired pedestrians. ...more >
document A Citizen's Guide to Transportation Decisionmaking, Federal Highway Administration
This guide is intended to help community members understand how transportation decisions are made at the local, state, and national levels. ...more >
document Federal Highway Administration University Course on Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation, Federal Highway Administration
The FHWA University Course contains modular resource material that is intended for use in university courses on bicycle and pedestrian transportation. ...more >
document Bilingual Pedestrian Safety Brochure: Caution, Federal Highway Administration
This brochure promotes pedestrian safety both in English and Spanish. ...more >