The Family Road Safety Education Day is being held on Saturday 7 May in Guildhall Square, Southampton from 10am to 3pm
Come along and learn how to be a road hero, whatever age you are!
Meet your local ROAD Hero
Paramedics, Air Ambulance Crews, Police, Fire and Rescue Teams, Doctors and Nurses and many many more!
Lots of FREE activities and information
- Learn how to be a safe Pedestrian.
- Learn CPR.
- See for yourself what your ROAD HERO TEAMS do every day.
- What effect will "Beer goggles" have on you?
- How well do You know Your road signs?
- How well can YOU cross the road?
- Do you know what to say when you dial 999?
- Injury special effects Make Up and get your arm put in a plaster-cast.
- See for yourself what happens at a Crash Scene.
- Be part of a Trauma Team.
- Drivers - Test your reaction times when you're distracted in the car.
- Meet the "Giggle Doctors".
Did you know?
- 17,000 children are injured on UK roads every year.
- 2,000 children die or are seriously injured on UK Roads every year.
- Most accidents on our roads are preventable and child deaths from road accidents can be avoided.
- The effects of injuries caused on the road can be long term and life changing.
- It's time for change - It's time to become a Road Hero!
Help us, help you - together we can make a real difference
For more information go to www.discoversouthampton.co.uk