Stepping back into the school year: pedestrian safety tips

Kamloops City

2023-09-12 23:42 PDT

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Pedestrian safety starts with one step at a time, police are reminding students as they prepare to make their way back to school.

As the new school year begins, Corporal Dana Napier of the Kamloops RCMP Community Policing Unit, is reminding everyone about the importance of pedestrian traffic safety for students and their families.

The safety of our children while walking to and from school is a shared responsibility, said Cpl. Napier. Together, we can have a significant impact on keeping our pedestrians safe and imparting skills that will last a lifetime.

School bus: two young children with backpacks walk in front of school bus

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Below are some tips for pedestrian safety to consider as the community walks into a new school.

For more information and tips, please visit: BC RCMP - Drivers and pedestrians: Exercise caution as schools reopen (

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Cpl. Crystal Evelyn

Media Relations Officer
Kamloops RCMP
560 Battle Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N4
Office: 250-828-3193
Fax: 250-828-3034


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