With the start of each new school year, students are once again rushing to be on time, parents are getting them on their way, and drivers are going about their business, but experts say that all of them could heed some advice on safety.
“This is a critical time of the year,” noted Ray Palermo, director of public information for Teachers’ Insurance Plan. “Drivers need to re-acclimate themselves to having children on and near the road, particularly at rush hours. And, both children and their parents need to get back into their good traffic safety habits.”
He offered several tips from their Safety Information Center.
For more information on driver and passenger safety go to their Website, www.teachers.com/safety.