Arrive Alive

Scholar Patrol - Summary of Actions

10. SUMMARY OF THE ACTIONS OF SCHOLAR PATROLS

With a view to uniform action, the actions of all scholar patrols countrywide can be summed up as follows:

  • the team(s) on duty report(s) at a time as determined by the responsible educator / principal before school starts;
  • equipment is handed out;
  • teams are inspected regarding neatness, correct uniform and equipment;
  • attendance register is taken;
  • the captain passes on any special instructions to the leaders;
  • the teams move to the relevant duty points (crossings);
  • where applicable, pre-warning signs are put in place;
  • leaders set up their teams at the crossings;
  • in the afternoons the teams remain on duty until a time decided on by the responsible educator / principal;
  • leaders withdraw the teams (move teams and pre-warning signs);
  • equipment is checked and locked away after each duty tour;
  • leaders report any incidents and necessary information to the captain (eg equipment breakage, vehicle problems, bad pedestrian behaviour); 
  • the teams dismiss;
  • the captain reports to the responsible educator.

 

Loading...

Search Road Safety Articles

Latest Pages

Drunk Driving and Road Safety

Drunk Driving and Road Safety

Drunk Driving and Road Safety Drunk Driving is one of the biggest threats to Road Safety in South Africa. Research indicates that 50% of people who die on the roads have a blood alcohol concentration above 0.05 gram per 100 millilitres. Brief Summary: Legislation: The National Road Traffic

Read More

Young Impaired Drivers / Young Drunk Drivers and Road Safety

Young Impaired Drivers / Young Drunk Drivers and Road Safety

Introduction Impaired driving is one of the biggest, yet preventable risks to road safety! Many countries have for several years launched campaigns to reduce the toll of impaired driving. Focusing on specific high-risk populations is one way to gain a better understanding of impaired driving and design

Read More

How Much Is Too Much To Drink Before I Drive?

How Much Is Too Much To Drink Before I Drive?

How Much is Too Much to drink before I drive? People often ask how much can they drink before they go past the limit? Here is a "basic" answer: 1 metric tot is 8,4 g of ethyl alcohol. The average beer contains between 13 - 16 grams of ethyl alcohol. One beer is, therefore, the

Read More

Dashboard Camera Recorders and Road Safety

Dashboard Camera Recorders and Road Safety

Technology is making a significant contribution toward safer roads. Not only are developments in technology maker vehicles safer, but also increases our ability to measure and evaluate driving behaviour. On the Arrive Alive website, we have information on vehicle telematics and how it is best used in

Read More

CTrack Intelligent Solutions

CTrack Intelligent Solutions

Your browser does not support the video tag. The following Digicore Newsletters provide more information on CTrack and the commitment of Digicore towards Road Safety and Fleet Management: DigiCore Newsletter Volume 3 Issue 1 DigiCore Newsletter Volume 2 Issue 7 DigiCore Newsletter Volume

Read More

Dashboard Cameras and Buying a Dash Cam for your Drive

Dashboard Cameras and Buying a Dash Cam for your Drive

Buying a Dashboard Camera On the Arrive Alive website, we find information on the importance of having a dashboard camera. It not only helps as a silent witness to any road crash but also can assist the motorist to ensure that he is not the victim of corruption or attempted bribe when pulled over. But

Read More

Load More Pages

Partners

View All