Be Street Smart NJ In just a few weeks students across New Jersey will be returning to school. August is Back to School Safety Month — a great time for adults to set an example for children by being a safe driver and pedestrian If you’re a parent, this is also a great time to talk to your children about pedestrian safety. Whether children walk to school, ride their bicycles, take the bus or get a ride, it is important that they take proper safety precautions. Remind teen drivers to stay focused on the road and to avoid using their cell phones while behind the wheel. With summer winding down there are still lots of children out walking, riding bicycles and playing. It’s important for all motorists to stay alert, avoid distractions and…
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