Backgrounder: Safety and Vulnerable Road Users

Review the principles of road safety in building healthy communities. 

Policy resource type : Safety and Vulnerable Users
Type : Internal

Aspects of the built environment, such as street design, have an effect on the number and severity of traffic injuries and fatalities, particularly for vulnerable road users (people walking, cycling or using mobility devices).

What makes this tool valuable?

Learn about the components of safer streets for vulnerable users, and how policy can help enable safer built environments

Person on Mobility scooter in the centre of the road

For a list of references related to this topic, download the annotated bibliography in the resources section. 

Learn about the Vision Zero approach to road safety for vulnerable users.

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