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person travelling on foot, whether walking or running

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Check that the layout of routes is appropriate for vehicle and pedestrian activities. Where possible segregate pedestrian and vehicle traffic routes. If not, adequate warnings must be in place. Ensure there are suitable pedestrian crossing points on vehicle routes.

Term reference

EU-OSHA Facts 16, Preventing Vehicle Transport Accidents at the Workplace,


those traveling using tiny wheels such as roller skates, skateboards, and scooters, as well as wheelchair


  • Български: пешеходец
  • Čeština: chodec
  • Dansk: fodgænger
  • Deutsch: Fußgänger
  • Ελληνικά: πεζός
  • English: pedestrian
  • Español: peatón
  • Eesti: jalakäija
  • Suomi: jalankulkija
  • Français: piéton
  • Hrvatski: uvjerljiva tehnologija
  • Magyar: gyalogos
  • Íslenska: gangandi vegfarandi
  • Italiano: pedone
  • Lietuvių: pėstysis
  • Latviešu: gājējs
  • Malti: persuna bil-mixi
  • Nederlands: voetganger
  • Norsk: fotgjenger
  • Polski: pieszy
  • Português: peão
  • Română: pieton
  • Slovenčina: chodec
  • Slovenščina: pešec
  • Svenska: fotgängare