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Fit for cycling

According to the German Federal Statistical Office, 9.073 children under the age of 15 suffered an accident while cycling on German roads in 2015. Although that is 5 per cent less than last year, even one child suffering an accident is nevertheless one child too many.
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The school run – misjudging the risks

At the beginning of the new school year many parents find themselves wondering what would be the safest way for their child to travel to school and home again. Often the vehicle of choice is the car. But many people underestimate the inherent danger posed by parents' cars as they drop off and pick up their children outside schools. The German motoring associations ACE Auto Club Europa and ADAC are therefore appealing to parents.
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Getting to school safely on the bus or on foot

Making their own way to school helps children to develop their independence. As an alternative to being driven to school by their parents, for example, they can get there on the school bus or on foot. This helps train behaviour patterns that are key when it comes to staying safe around traffic.
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Discover the mobility of the future as you play!

Airbag, child seat or even electric car. You've heard it all before! But have you heard of cars that are also able to drive all by themselves? At the Mercedes-Benz Gallery in Berlin children are given an insight into what adults like to call the "mobility of the future". Two schoolgirls, Liv and Rosa tried it out for us.
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Getting through the dark winter months safely

Winter is drawing near and the days are getting shorter. Darkness, fog, rain and snow can result in poor visibility and require high levels of concentration from all road users. Children are at particular risk in road traffic, since it is often very late by the time drivers actually see them. We can show you what you can do to ensure that you get through this dark time of year safely.
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Traffic education at school

It isn't difficult to integrate road safety into the school day. Participants in the MobileKids school campaign do this year after year. This year again saw a large number of creative and individual projects implemented as part of the curriculum or in the context of project weeks. MobileKids shows how this can look in detail. Copying is encouraged!
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Optimal von A nach B mit moovel

Möglichkeiten der Fortbewegung gibt es in Großstädten viele. Doch wie kommt man am besten von A nach B? Zu Fuß? Mit dem Rad? Mit Bus und Bahn? Oder mit dem Auto? Die kostenlose Mobilitätsplattform moovel der Daimler Mobility Services GmbH schafft Abhilfe. Die App zeigt den optimalen Weg auf und gibt gleichzeitig Auskunft über Preise und Fahrtdauer.
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