Interactive preventive workshops "I still drive - but I cannot walk" – 2016 results update
Traffic accident victims, with spinal injury, share their stories in non-formal preventive workshops "I still drive - but I cannot walk" with young people in order to influence their perception on road safety. Young people learn about road safety and the importance of following road safety rules from a different angle – the personal experiences of a person injured heavily in a road accident.
Just in year 2016, our members (paraplegics and quadriplegics) implemented 150 preventive workshops "I still drive - but I cannot walk", which reached 11.154 young people in school and events all over Slovenia. From our beginnings in 2008, 51.208 young people heard stories of people injured in traffic accidents.
In 2015 we have shared our workshop methods with traffic accident victims in Sebia, they are active under the name “Još uvek vozim”. In 2016 they educated 5.440 young people in 81. road safety preventive workshops.