Educate people to always drive with caution with a road safety poster from Canva

Design a poster to encourage people to follow traffic rules

Road accidents are one of the biggest reasons why people die everyday. If you are planning to create a road safety campaign to remind people about the important road safety rules, then Canva can help you out by being your designing partner. With pre-designed templates and creative font combinations, making a poster on Canva only takes a few minutes.

Start by picking up any road safety poster template you prefer and replace the information with the message you want to convey. Then just click on the download button, and your poster will be ready to be shared.

Making a poster has never been this easy

  1. Create a new Canva account to get started with your poster design for Road Safety poster.
  2. Choose from our library, hundreds of professionally designed templates.
  3. Upload your own photos or choose from over 1 million stock images.
  4. Fix your pictures, add stunning filters and edit text.
  5. Save and share.

Design a road safety poster in four easy steps

  1. Change the images. Upload your own images or choose from our stock library of over one million images, graphics, and illustrations.
  2. Change the fonts. Choose from over 130 fresh fonts.
  3. Change the background. Choose a background from our library or use an image.
  4. Change the colors. Change the color of your text boxes and text to add extra flair.

Add images to customize your poster

You don’t need to be a professional designer to make an impactful road safety poster. With Canva you can make a poster anytime and anywhere by logging into your Canva account. We have several poster templates created by talented designers. You can select any one and use Canva’s simple drag and drop intuitive tool to modify it. Add information using the text box by choosing from the many pre-designed font combinations. You can also create your own font combination and typography using the 130 fresh fonts available on Canva. Click on the green ‘Upload your own images’ button to add any image or logo to your poster. With the grid and frame tool, you can position the images perfectly. In case you don’t have images of your own, Canva has media library with over a million images, vectors, and illustrations for you to use. Most of them are free, while some cost as low as $1 for one-time use.

Edit the poster anywhere and anytime

Make any changes to the poster while on the move by logging into on your Canva account on any device. You can also access your designs using Canva’s iPad app which you can download from the App Store. If there’s anyone who’s suggestion you want to take on the poster, click on the share button and enter that person’s email address. Check the ‘can edit’ box if you want them to edit the poster, otherwise, check ‘can comment.’

Print the poster or share it on social media

Once your poster is ready, click on the download button to download it in any format you want. Canva suggests you download the poster in print-PDF format if you want to print the road safety poster to hand it out as it gets saved in 300 DPI (dots per inch), which is high quality for print. You can also directly share the road safety poster via email, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

To spread awareness through messaging apps like WhatsApp and Viber, download your poster in JPG format.


Can I edit the poster later?

You can edit the poster any number of times through your Canva account. All your designs get saved in your account. You can edit it anytime later without any restrictions.

Can I add my logo on the poster?

Yes, you can add any logo whether it’s an organization, NGO, or a personal logo. Click on the green ‘Upload your own images’ button to upload the logo and place it on the poster.

Are there any restrictions to printing the poster?

You can print as many copies of the poster as you want. If you have used your own images or free elements from Canva’s media library, then there are no restrictions. Though, if you have used a premium element from the media library, then you can only print the poster up to 2000 times. But don’t worry, the limit can be easily increased.