il padrone wrote:That's how a zebra crossing works Of course don't do it without looking .
Which is what I'm getting at Most people stop and look. Most drivers stop. Its just a few that don't stop be it pedestrian or driver as a result of being preoccupied with something else or just not taking their and the safety of others into account.
il padrone wrote:I really take umbrage at Police or Safety Council recommendations which, because of the willful law-breaking of motorists, advise people to do the reverse to what is the law.
By making sure that its safe before crossing? There are no traffic lights at Zebra crossings and people aren't always the most visible.