Be sure you know Georgia's crosswalk law when walking or driving along Georgia roads.
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SEE & BE SEEN pedestrian safety campaign was developed in partnership with
PEDS. We aim to make it safe to walk in Georgia.
People on foot are among the most vulnerable users of the road. In fact,
265 people were killed while walking in Georgia in 2018. That’s a 54% increase from 2014 and the highest annual pedestrian fatality count in state history.
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Increase in pedestrian deaths in Georgia over past four years.
Fatalities occur during overnight hours
Fatalities occur outside a crosswalk
Fatalities attributed to motorist not yielding to pedestrians
Fatalities attributed to pedestrian
Pedestrians die when struck at 40 mph
Georgia DOT is doing its part for pedestrian safety through improved medians, crosswalks and pedestrian signals and added lighting. Drivers and walkers have a shared responsibility to look out for each other and keep pedestrians safe.