Chapter 1.1 Road Rules

Keywords

Road rules, considerate, careful, safe, dangerous, watch out, take care, pay attention, be aware, help each other, fair, share space.

Learning outcomes

You will learn about:

Why we have road rules.

The most important road rules.

What to be aware of when on the road.

Everyone on the road is on their way to somewhere, and we all have to share the space. On the road you might find pedestrians, bicycles, cars and other vehicles. What can you see in the picture?

Road Rules

Some road users drive a car, some cycle, and some walk. To make sure that everyone is safe in traffic, we have to have rules. Have a look at this picture, and again at the previous picture. Which picture reminds you most of the roads where you live?