Centre for Road Safety

Be Truck Aware - Pedestrian Safety (15 seconds)

[Up-tempo guitar soundtrack plays.]

Graphic: Be Truck Aware

[People are shown crossing a busy city street.]

[Close-up of female pedestrian using earphones, texting on her mobile phone as she walks along the footpath beside a busy street.]

Narrator: Increased construction across Sydney will see a lot more trucks driving on our roads.

[As the female pedestrian walks down the footpath, we see shots of passing trucks and other pedestrians.]

Narrator: Take extra care when crossing.

[The female pedestrian stops at a busy intersection, looks to the right, and then to the left.]

[Close-up shows the red Don’t Walk signal on a traffic light.]

[The pedestrian removes her earphones, the green Walk signal flashes.]

Narrator: Look out before you step out.

[The pedestrian looks to the right and the left to check for traffic before she steps onto the crossing.]

End credits: Be Truck Aware, Look out before you step out, cartoon graphic of truck stopped at pedestrian crossing to allow a man to cross, NSW Government and Towards Zero logos

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