Pedestrians are at risk every time they tie their shoelaces and venture outside. In fact, about 66,000 got hurt in 2013, and nearly 5,000 died, according to information from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Drivers should do many things to keep pedestrians-and themselves-safe, but if you are on foot, you can help, too. Here's how.
Car accidents are extremely common, and no one can predict when one will happen. However, preventative measures such as the following can minimize the chances that you are involved in an accident.