New Mexico ranks #1 in the nation for pedestrian deaths. That’s one #1 spot we would be glad to give up. And we can because pedestrian fatalities are preventable. We can make it safer for pedestrians (and cyclists) to share the roads if drivers and pedestrians know and follow the rules of the road.
Who Has the Right of Way
Roads are meant to be driven on, yet pedestrians have the right to use and cross roadways to get where they need to go. So, who has the right of way on city streets?
As a general rule, pedestrians have the right of way: Continue reading “Rules of the Road for Pedestrians”