Driving safely on country roads.
For secondary school levels:
Prepare for the unexpected
When driving on country roads, it’s important that you’re always prepared for the unexpected to happen. Cow, tractor, or ice on the road – you never know what’s round the corner.
Did you know:
- Country roads account for over half of all fatalities on Scotland’s roads.
- In 2016, 789 people were killed or seriously injured on country roads – and two thirds of them were men.
- Half of all drivers killed or seriously injured on country roads are aged 22-49.