(HealthDay News) -- While taking a long, brisk walk is great exercise, you'll need to pay extra attention if you're walking along busy streets.
Here are tips for pedestrians, courtesy of the New Jersey Division of
- Only cross the street at a crosswalk.
- Pay attention to road signs and cars around you. Don't assume that cars will stop when they should.
- Follow traffic signals, and don't cross the street unless the sign says
- If walking at night, wear bright, reflective clothing. And be sure not to walk alone.