Vehicles And Pedestrians
Reed Berry (Driving Expert) gives expert video advice on: How do I drive safely around pedestrians? and more...
What is a "crosswalk"?
The crosswalk is a portion of the roadway designated for pedestrians to cross safely.
What does "pedestrians have the right of way" mean?
Right of way distinguishes who is allowed to go first in a certain situation, and cars must stop for pedestrians when pedestrians have right of way.
When does the pedestrian have the right of way?
Laws vary from place to place but generally pedestrians have the right of way at crosswalk situations and you, as a car driver, must stop.