Life Ready - Safe travel - The impact of road crashes

Many people’s lives are affected by a single road crash creating a ripple effect that encompasses families, friends and whole communities. It is important for students to gain an understanding of the far-reaching consequences of road crashes.

Through this activity, students explore, understand and appreciate the effects that road trauma can have on individuals and communities. They will realise that they have a social, ethical and moral responsibility to drive and behave safely as a driver and passenger. This is for the wellbeing of everyone, including other road users.

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