Remove Pedestrian Crossings - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • wlk
    • 25.11.09 | 10:32 (IST)

    Though it may sound crazy at first, I suggest removing pedestrian crossings which do not have accompanying traffic lights, and canceling the law forbidding jay-walking. This way pedestrians will only cross a street when they judge that they can safely do so, and the phenomenon of people jumping into the street at pedestrian crossings irrespective of traffic will be curbed.

    from the article: Study: Israel ranks third worldwide in pedestrian deaths
    First published 02:28 25.11.09 | Last updated 06:21 25.11.09
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