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Safety advice

Our safety advice pages have lots of information and tips on a range of different subjects to keep you safe. Browse the category you selected below, or click 'Visit our safety advice page' button to see them all.
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  • Seasonal safety (13)
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    • Winter safety (1)

Pedestrians

Our pedestrian safety gives tips, particularly for parents, on how to keep you and your child safe when on foot.
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Cyclists

Advice for cyclists to keep you safe, whether on the road, or in the great outdoors!
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E-scooters

Since the start of a government trial, Voi e-scooters are available for use around the West Midlands. Find out how to use them safely by reading our tips.
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Motorcyclists

From protective personal equipment to general road safety, there's considerations all motorcyclists should have when on the road.
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Child car seats

There are laws and guidelines around child car seats which you should follow to stay safe.
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Tyre safety

The depth of tread on your tyres is critical when it comes to accelerating, braking, steering and cornering – especially when the roads are wet.
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Driving safety

Road traffic accidents can happen more easily than you think. By following our simple guidance, you can keep yourself safe while driving.
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