WalkSmartNC

By The Numbers

0Accidents Involving Pedestrians Each year an average of 2,400 pedestrians are injured by a motor vehicle in North Carolina, including an average of more than 200 pedestrian fatalities.
0%Chance of Survival A pedestrian struck by a vehicle at 40 mph has just a 15 percent chance to survive. Driving slower in high foot-traffic areas helps reduce the chances of survival if a pedestrian is struck.
0Accidents Caused By Cell Phone Usage More than 1.6 million accidents each year are attributed to a driver's use of a cell phone. This is dangerous to both motorists and pedestrians, particularly in high foot-traffic areas.