Perils for Pedestrians

TV talk about people who walk

Perils for Pedestrians Episode 133

Topics in Episode 133:

  • We visit Ottawa to learn about their new pedestrian plan.

  • We examine the impact of neighborhood walkability on seniors.

  • We look at traffic and sidewalks along Holland Avenue.

  • Tinted windows are a growing problem for pedestrians.

     

Tinted window sign

Tinted windows are an increasing problem for pedestrians. Aftermarket tinting often violates whatever regulations exist, which are seldom enforced. The classic advice, "make eye contact with the driver", does not work if you cannot see the driver through dark tinted windows.