Resources

Resources 2017-10-07T12:32:14+00:00

Click the name of each organization or program to be taken directly to their website.

FDOT Safe Routes to School

For additional information about Florida Safe Routes to School including infrastructure grants to improve walking and bicycling conditions near schools.

Florida’s Pedestrian and Bicycling Safety Resource Center

Florida’s Pedestrian and Bicycling Safety Resource Center promotes safe pedestrian and bicycling activities by providing educational materials and information to advocate groups in the state. The Safety Resource center distributes bicycle helmets, non-reflective/lighted tangible items, armbands, print materials, safety kits, and bicycle lights.

Pedestrian Safer Journey

Pedestrian Safer Journey helps educators, parents, and others who want to teach pedestrian safety to get the conversation started with children and youth.  Short videos and quizzes for elementary, middle, and high school are provided.

Bicycle Safer Journey

Bicycle Safer Journey helps educators, parents, and others who want to teach bicycle safety to get the conversation started with children and youth. Short videos and quizzes for elementary, middle, and high school are provided.

SHAPE America Bicycle Safety Curriculum—Bikeology

Bikeology is a ready-to-use bicycle safety curriculum for physical education teachers and recreation specialists working with students in grades 6-12.

The League of American Bicyclists—Smart Cycling Videos

These Smart Cycling videos help teach how to ride safely, improve comfort, find the right bike and gear, and the rights of a bicyclist. 

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) 

The mission of NHTSA is to save lives, prevent injuries, and reduce economic costs due to road traffic, crashes, through education, research, safety standards, and enforcement.

NHTSA Pedestrian Safety

NHTSA Bicycle Safety

Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center

The Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center’s mission has been to improve the quality of life in communities through the increase of safe walking and bicycling as a viable means of transportation and physical activity.

Safe Kids Worldwide

Safe Kids Worldwide is a nonprofit organization working to help families and communities keep kids safe from injuries. 

Safe Kids Worldwide Bike

Safe Kids Worldwide YouTube

University of Miami KiDZ Neuroscience Center

The University of Miami KiDZ Neuroscience Center is dedicated to reducing the number of children and adolescents that sustain brain and spinal cord injuries.

WalkSafe

The University of Miami WalkSafe program is a pediatric injury prevention program which works directly with public schools to teach pedestrian safety skills to children from kindergarten through fifth grade.

BikeSafe

The University of Miami BikeSafe program is an injury prevention program which works directly with public schools and parks to teach bicycling safety to children from sixth through eighth grade.