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The STREET SMARTS program has received a lot of attention thanks to eye- and ear-catching materials that everyone can relate to.

Street Smarts: Program Overview (PDF / 40 KB)
Get all the facts about Street Smarts, and learn what the program can do to enhance traffic safety in your neighborhood and at your school.
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School Safety Program Overview (PDF / 56 KB)
Statistics and facts on the exciting Street Smarts school program.
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Mind the Road. Mind your Mind. Distracted Driver (PDF / 50 KB)
Are you a distracted driver? All of us have been. Take the quiz and see where you stand!
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Road Test Flyer – DOT Driving Quiz (PDF / 502 KB)
Get all the facts about Street Smarts, and learn what the program can do to enhance traffic safety in your neighborhood and at your school.
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Crosswalk Safety/Using Countdown Signals Grades K-3 (PDF / 1.88 MB)
A colorful and fun way to learn the street signs and signals, and when it is safest to cross the street.
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Crosswalk Safety/Using Countdown Signals Grades 4-8 (PDF / 4.96 MB)
Do you know what all of the signals mean? Some of the rules may surprise you! Don’t be caught by the DON’T WALK sign!
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Safe Driving for Seniors (PDF / 4.46 MB)
Includes helpful tips, and signs to be aware of that may signal unsafe driving conditions.
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Spandex Isn’t Armor Small Flyer (PDF / 846 KB)
The straight up facts on being a safe and responsible bicyclist; short and to the point!
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Do’s and Don’ts of School Zone Safety (PDF / 961 KB)
Often times, a school zone can be a dangerous area for your kids! Make sure the place that your children should be the safest, stays that way!
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Back to School Safety SJDOT (PDF / 44 KB)
Tips on safely navigating school zones during Pick-up/Drop-off times, as well as walking and biking tips to keep your kids safe. Read this with your children!
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Halloween Safety Tips Flyer (PDF / 63 KB)
Kids running around at night wearing costumes and/or dark clothing can put a spell of disaster on one of the best holidays around. Read these tips to make it a treat and not a trick!
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Safety Tips for Drivers Flyer (PDF / 30 KB)
Learn how to be a safer driver, and how to avoid those that are not!
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Riding Your Bicycle is Fun and Healthy Tool Flyer (PDF / 71 KB)
Riding your bike instead of driving is healthy for you AND for the environment!
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Fitting a Bicycle Helmet Right Flyer (PDF / 3.40 MB)
Wearing a helmet is not always enough; many people wear theirs incorrectly, sometimes with tragic results. Learn the quick tips to ensuring a perfect fit.
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Classroom Kit (PDF / 14.5 MB)
An amazing resource for educators and parents alike, this kit is full of talking points about traffic safety, quizzes, and coloring sheets. It’s a great resource for teachers – just download the materials anytime, and it’s also for parents to use to teach their own children!
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Streets Smarts Movie (AVI / 11.4 MB)
With bright colors, cool graphics, and real-life situations demonstrated before your eyes, this video is kid-approved and will have them reciting the safety tips even before it ends!
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Pedestrian Safety HAWK (PDF / 1.1 MB)
HAWK stands for High-Intensity Activated CrossWalK. It is a type of pedestrian crossing signal intended to increase safety for pedestrians at crosswalks. Here is information on its proper use by both drivers and pedestrians.
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External Links

National Highway Transportation Safety Administration
This link contains excellent resources for Pedestrian, Bicycle, Driver Safety Tips as well as many other transportation related safety resources.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Contains useful information on child passenger safety along with other safety information.

Kids and Bicycle Safety – from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration
Bicycle riding is fun, healthy, and a great way to be independent. But it is important to remember that a bicycle is not a toy; it’s a vehicle! Be cool, and follow these basic safety tips when you ride.

World Health Organization Road Safety Collaboration
Information on the United Nations Safety Roads projects and international Safe Roads Week.

SafeKids USA
Programs teach kids pedestrian safety, train safety and car seat safety, through media events, device distribution and hands-on educational activities for kids and their families, in an effort to get communities across the country more involved in the safety of their children.

Use Your Head…Wear a Helmet – brochure from Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Quick questions and quick answers related to bike and helmet safety.
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Vision Zero San Jose
Contains information on the City of San Jose's Vision Zero project goals and how we can work together to improve traffic safety.

California Office of Traffic Safety
Information on how to prevent distracted driving as well has many other transportation safety resources.