Anytime you are riding in a vehicle, you have the power and the right to speak up if the driver is unsafe. This makes you an Empowered Passenger!
When you’re riding in a vehicle, your life is in the driver’s hands. So, what do you do if you don’t feel safe? What can you say if the driver is distracted? How can you speak up if you want the driver to slow down or put on a seat belt?
The Be a PEACH program provides practical tips and phrases to help passengers speak up and advocate for their own safety.
MOST of us are safe on the road. If we all speak up when someone is unsafe, we can shape North Carolina’s safety culture and save lives.
You have the right and the responsibility to speak up if someone is driving dangerously. This makes you an empowered passenger! Just remember to Be a PEACH.