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February 25, 2015

Making Communities “Walk Friendly”

Whether you are walking to work, school, the park, or shops; walking to take out the dog, or to socialize with neighbors, being able to safely walk around a community is vital for physical and mental health. With that goal in mind, the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center developed the Walk Friendly

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February 25, 2015

Child Saved While Crossing Street Pays it Forward

When the light turned green, the eight-year-old stepped off the curb to cross a street in New York City. Immediately, a stranger behind him grabbed the kid by his coat and yanked him back up onto the curb. At that moment, a utility truck careened around the corner paying no heed to the child pedestrian’s

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February 23, 2015

Safe Kids Worldwide and FedEx Work to Improve Road Safety

This is the last in a series of posts from the leaders of Safe Kids Worldwide affiliates around the world. After hearing from representatives of many Safe Kids affiliates outside the U.S., this final post is from Priti Gautam, the Safe Kids Worldwide Program Manager who works out of their headquarters’ location in Washington, D.C.

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January 8, 2015

Think Safe, Act Safe, and Be Safe this Winter

It’s a new year and old man winter is already in full effect. FedEx has a few winter safety tips to help keep you and your family safe, warm and secure on the roads and at home.

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January 5, 2015

5 Tips for Staying Safe this Winter: The most dangerous driving condition isn’t what you’d think

It’s officially winter now, and, as always, the weather has an agenda of its own. This year the weather has already given us a glimpse of what’s in store: snow, snow and more snow.

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November 5, 2014

Keeping Kids Safe in Memphis

This is the eighth post in a series of 10 guest blog post from the leaders of Safe Kids Worldwide affiliates that FedEx works with around the world in support of child pedestrian road safety initiatives. With tens of thousands of vehicles on the world’s roadways, FedEx is actively engaged in promoting road safety. This month, we will hear from Kristin Rosenthal, Program Manager, Safe Kids Worldwide.

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September 3, 2014

Empowering Children to become Road Safety Advocates

This is the seventh post in a series of 10 guest blog posts from the leaders of Safe Kids Worldwide affiliates that FedEx works with around the world in support of child pedestrian road safety initiatives. With tens of thousands of vehicles on the world’s roadways, FedEx is actively engaged in promoting road safety. This month, we will hear from Jesus De la Fuente, Executive Director, Safe Kids Philippines.

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September 3, 2014

Jose Razo Brings Flight-Safety Mentality to Driving

Jose Razo started flight school at the age of 18, where he was immediately taught the vital importance of putting safety first. The concept of being safety conscious comes to mind quite naturally when flying high above the earth, as consequences are so obvious in this space.

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