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3M is a world leader in designing and manufacturing road safety products. For example, 3M makes Scotchlite™ Reflective Materials used on clothing for the emergency services, construction workers, cyclists and pedestrians – in fact, anyone who needs to be seen clearly. The company also produces light-reflecting signs and light-reflecting paint for marking roads. Recent 3M innovations include Driver Feedback Signs, which show approaching motorists their speed, and a new, high-tech footpath marking product, 3M™ All Weather Paint, which provides optimal visibility in wet or dry conditions, day or night.
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3M actively supports the Department for Transport's Road Safety Campaign, THINK!. In 2000, the Government published a safety strategy in Tomorrow's Roads Safer For Everyone.
By 2010, the aim is to achieve a 50% reduction in the number of children killed or seriously injured compared with the average for the years 1994–98 (children are defined as under 16s).