Your son or daughter may be learning about road safety at school. However as a parent or carer you are vital in helping your son or daughter to develop good road safety habits. Young people tend to copy adults' behaviour, so if they see you taking risks they are likely to take risks too. One of the best ways that you can help your son or daughter to be safer is to set a good example when using roads, on foot and in the car.
Here we offer some advice on how you can help your son or daughter develop a good sense of road safety.