Road Safety

 

The Highway Code

Rules about animals (47 to 58)

The Highway Code rules about animals, including horse-drawn vehicles, horse riders and other animals.

www.gov.uk/guidance/the-highway-code/rules-about-animals-47-to-58

Road Safety Links

BHS - Dead? or Dead Slow?

British Horse Society 2016 Road safety campaign and follow up stats

www.bhs.org.uk/safety-and-accidents/dead-slow

 

Horses on the Highway

Dorset Police Advice

www.dorset.police.uk/help-advice-crime-prevention/road-safety/education/horses-on-the-highway/

 

THINK!  Road Safety Information for Road Users.  

Their stated aim is 'to encourage safer behaviour to reduce the number of people killed and injured on our roads every year.'

think.direct.gov.uk/horses.html

Rules on Hi Visibility Clothing - Especially important if you employ people to ride for you.