Every year cars hurt a tremendous amount of people around the world. Every automobile weights an incredible amount compared to a human being. So when a car collides with a pedestrian, serious personal injuries can occur causing major life changing circumstances.
(1). Avoid Distractions. Avoid using headphones when running or exercising near public roads. The extra awareness really helps avoid car collisions.
(2). Avoid Nighttime Running. Avoid nighttime exercising near heavily used roadways. Use the backroads that are still safe for decreased risk.
(3). Defensive Awareness. Never assume the car sees you. Always assume the car doesn’t see you or is not looking for you. Your health and life are at risk if you assume the car sees you.