Road Safety

Close Pass

2019 saw the launch of 'Close Pass - Horse Safe', following on from the successful campaign for cyclists.


The Highway Code

Rules about animals (47 to 58)

The Highway Code rules about animals, including horse-drawn vehicles, horse riders and other animals.

Road Safety Links

BHS - Dead? or Dead Slow?

British Horse Society 2016 Road safety campaign and follow up stats


Horses on the Highway

Dorset Police Advice


THINK!  Road Safety Information for Road Users.  

Their stated aim is 'to encourage safer behaviour to reduce the number of people killed and injured on our roads every year.'

Rules on Hi Visibility Clothing - Especially important if you employ people to ride for you.