Ride safely

With more than 400 million trips taken each year, the STM transit system is one of the safest in the world.

Still, incidents that could be avoided occur on a daily basis.

Below is a reminder of the habits you should adopt to limit your risk during your daily commute.

 

Around buses

 - Keep your distances
 - Make eye contact
 - Cross the street at the right and at the right time
 - Hold on
 - Pay attention to your belongings

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In the métro

 - Keep your distances
 - Pay attention to your belongings
 - Never step down onto the tracks

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On an escalator

 - Hold the handrail
 - Mind the stairs
 - Avoid carrying bulky items
 - Ask for help with your stroller
 - Stand up
 - Face the same direction taken by escalator
 - Do not run

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