All articles included in this website are recommendations only. Oregon’s Safe Routes to School Program, Transportation Options Group of Oregon, Sustainable Oregon School’s Initiative and all staff, volunteers and supporters strongly encourage parents, caregivers, school personnel and interested parties to use this website to find information and resources to encourage more walking or biking to school and throughout the community. Walking and biking can be dangerous. We have attempted to provide good ideas and practices to limit hazardous consequences but several factors, new hazards or conditions may arise and parents and children should exercise common sense when using any of the information or programs contained within this website. We suggest that parents/ caregivers exercise caution and common sense when deciding what level of participation their child can do and make that clear to your child. If you have any suggestions for Oregon’s Safe Routes to School website, or if you see errors or omissions, please contact us.