Arman Appleby is a Safe Kids advocacy intern from Los Angeles, California. He is a Political Science major entering his senior year at California State University, Fullerton.
We must protect kids on the move, and thus it is important that this examination is holistic. It must involve all of us who use roads and highways: cars and trucks, and also bicyclists and pedestrians.
See how Safe Kids and the CDC say the US can improve upon road crash rates.
Properly-fitted helmets can reduce the risk of head injuries by at least 45 percent – yet less than half of children 14 and under usually wear a bike helmet.
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