With the fall semester back in session, kids are out walking to and from school. To ensure safe journeys, it’s key that children and teens eliminate distractions, a CHOC community educator tells CHOC Radio.
In podcast No. 35, Amy Frias reminds parents that children should not play with phones or video games while walking to school, and also covers some other safety tips:
- How to cross streets safely
- When children can cross streets alone
- Reminders for drivers
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