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Comprehensive road safety plan needed: Council - Tue, March 26 2019  Jakarta Post

In an attempt to reduce the number of road accidents, the Jakarta Transportation Council (DTKJ) has urged the city administration to draft a Regional Road ...


ALDOT starts Tuscaloosa road safety project Tuesday  WBRC

ALDOT will begin working Tuesday to extend the left turn lane on Skyland Boulevard onto Old Greensboro Road. A spokesman believes it will improve safety ...


Air pollution and road safety: Should schools close their roads to traffic?  CBBC Newsround

Forty schools around the UK are closing their roads to traffic today - here's why.


New study shows marijuana legalization has impacted road safety  The Herald-News

A new study has been released from the Insurance Information Institute, highlighting the impact marijuana legalization has on road safety.


Road Safety Commission must lead actions to reduce road accidents – Analyst  GhanaWeb

The National Road Safety Commission must lead all strategies and campaigns to reduce the rising spate of motor accidents on Ghana's roads. This is the view ...


New survey gives damning verdict on road safety at narrow Hadleigh street  Suffolk Free Press

A road safety survey, which gave a damning assessment of problems around a narrow medieval street in Hadleigh, has led to increased calls for Suffolk ...


111 draft recommendations of Road Safety Committee!  The Daily Star

If numbers are meant to impress, one must admit that the latest report of the latest committee on road safety, albeit in draft form presently, is a voluminous ...


Mother raises road safety fears - Star Weekly  Star Weekly

A Truganina mother has expressed concern about children being forced to walk dangerously close to, and across, a section of Sayers Road which has no ...


DeWine stresses need for road safety in bid to resuscitate full gas tax hike  The Columbus Dispatch

Gov. Mike DeWine stressed public safety Friday in a bid to resuscitate the entirety of his requested gas tax increase after Ohio lawmakers twice whittled it ...


Road safety panel to put forth 111 recommendations  Dhaka Tribune

Headed by former Shipping Minister Shajahan Khan, the panel is expected to submit the final report by April 4. The road safety panel is preparing to submit a ...


Parents told to ‘wise up’ about road safety outside school gates in Moray  Press and Journal

Parents in Moray have been told to “wise up” about road safety ahead of school crossing patrollers being axed across the region. Police have stepped up patrols ...


'If we become an authority, we'll bite' - Road Safety Commission boss  Myjoyonline.com

The National Road Safety Commission wants a change on its law to deal with indiscipline following a devastating carnage on an important highway which left at ...


Road safety boosted by new EU rules which could save 25,000 lives a year  Times of Malta

A number of technological measures will become mandatory in European vehicle as of 2022, aimed at protecting passengers, pedestrians and cyclists.


​Helmets For India: Road Safety Fueled By Art  RoadracingWorld.com

Hamburg After an intensive time of preparation an international team of motorcycle enthusiasts and artists will travel today to India to kick off 'Helmets for India' ...


South Salt Lake rallies for road safety  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SOUTH SALT LAKE — South Salt Lake City leaders took to the streets Friday after a chain of deadly auto-pedestrian crashes earlier this month. City council ...


Road safety initiative aims to upskill young drivers  The North West Star

Research has revealed young Queensland drivers are increasing their risk of road trauma by allowing basic safety essentials to go unchecked. To help young ...


Road safety prioritised at Hillary Primary School  Rising Sun Chatsworth

The South Durban Basin Area Based Management in partnership with Hillary Primary School and eThekwini Transport Authority joined forces to educate pupils ...


Police teach millennials about road safety - Thu, March 21 2019  Jakarta Post

To address the high number of millennials involved in road accidents, the generation has become the focus of the police's latest road accident prevention efforts.


Pushing for road safety through 'Helmets for Kids'  Khmer Times

Siem Reap's motorcycle club, The Dirty Cuts, and Asia Injury Prevention Foundation partnered for a great cause – to keep schoolchildren safe on the road.


Reckless drivers in Warwickshire to help improve road safety  Leamington Observer

MONEY raised from reckless drivers will be used to boost road safety schemes in Warwickshire. The county's police chief has announced a £500,000 fund for ...


Police road safety campaign to focus on motorcyclists  Cyprus Mail

The police will start a new road safety campaign on Monday to check mopeds and motorbikes. The campaign will last until next Sunday, March 31. Attention will ...


Absence of policy framework on road safety to blame for carnage – Lawyer  GhanaWeb

Private legal practitioner, Kofi Abotsi, is blaming the absence of a policy framework on road safety for the continuous carnage on the country's roads. He said the ...


DOT: Boston Road safety work to be completed this spring  News 12 Bronx

The city's Department of Transportation says it is rolling out several changes to help improve safety for drivers and pedestrians on Boston Road.


Qatar Charity, MOI and General Directorate of Traffic raise road safety and traffic awareness  ILoveQatar.net

Qatar Charity (QC), in cooperation with the Ministry of Interior, represented by the General Directorate of Traffic, organised a symposium entitled 'Traffic ...


Tech conference adds road safety panel  ABC15 Arizona

A road safety forum brought engineers and other experts in to discuss issues of road safety.


Huggins: TT needs road safety education  Trinidad News

President of the Road Safety Council Stan Huggins said, "We need train the nation to be good road users. We are losing too many people because of poor use ...


Road Safety: new rules clear way for clean, connected and automated mobility on EU roads  EU News

European Commission - Press Release details page - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 13 March 2019 Road Safety: new rules clear way for clean, ...


Road safety experts issue plea for urgent action  RACQ Live

RACQ has joined road safety experts who had slammed the Federal Government for its inaction on the National Road Safety Strategy. Car crash in urban street ...


Federal road safety regulatory roadmap to roll out  Daily Commercial News

OTTAWA - The federal government is set to launch its first three “regulatory roadmaps” to modernize regulatory frameworks across Canada with enhancing road ...


Antioch mother talks with district representative about improving road safety  NewsChannel5.com

An Antioch mother is seeking justice for her son's death after he was hit and killed by a vehicle last month.


Student's death on Dhaka street rekindles road safety movement  Dhaka Tribune

Protesting against the death of a Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) student in a road accident, the institution's students on Tuesday led a daylong ...


Deadly delay in action on road safety  The Australian

Australias leading road trauma experts, picked by the Coalition as co-chairs of an inquiry to prevent road crash deaths, say the federal government is putting ...


German ministry under fire over 'sexist' bike safety ad  The Guardian

Demands to halt campaign featuring model wearing a helmet and just underwear.


TTC Group wins contract to improve safety of taxi drivers  shropshirestar.com

A driver education specialist has won a contract with Telford & Wrekin Council to improve the performance and safety of local taxi and private hire drivers.


Cabinet approves ¢1b for road signs, traffic lights  Myjoyonline.com

Government is dedicating ¢1 billion to fix traffic lights, erect road signs and paint defaced road markings to improve road safety.


Road safety for kids  INQUIRER.net

Remember the couple who left their 1-year-old toddler inside a car parked in a Pasig mall in July 2018 while they went about their business? That parental ...


PCC announces new fund to boost road safety across Warwickshire  Stratford upon Avon Herald

WARWICKSHIRE Police and Crime Commissioner Philip Seccombe has announced a new £500,000 fund for initiatives tackling road safety, in a bid to reduce ...


Wacky racer seen pedalling go-kart on Dundee’s Dens Road  Evening Telegraph

Motorists travelling on Dens Road were left in shock as a man on a child's pedal go-kart was seen speeding down the road. Drivers waiting at the box junction ...


Victoria Police blitz to drive down road fatalities  Herald Sun

Police will flood the roads with 300 extra officer shifts as part of a 10-week blitz to drive down fatalities after a horror start to the year. Drink-driving and speeding ...


Road safety panel led by Shajahan Khan to submit report with 111 recommendations  bdnews24.com

Among the proposals in the draft is the creation of a 'road safety authority' under the supervision of the prime minister. “Political commitment is the most ...


Council seeks contractor for county road improvement scheme  Connacht Tribune Group

Galway Bay fm newsroom – The county council is seeking a contractor for a road safety scheme in the county. The works are located on the N63 at Rooaunmore ...


FDOT addresses road safety concerns along Highway 98 in Santa Rosa County  WEAR

People are concerned about road safety along Highway 98 near Navarre Park in Santa Rosa County. The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) held a ...


QLD road safety: Townsville road death toll revealed  Townsville Bulletin

TOWNSVILLE road crashes have killed 12 people in a year when the national death toll to January stood at 1166, up 17 per cent on the same time last year.


Lord Winston calls for cycling licences to improve road safety  BBC News

A Labour peer's concerns are echoed by others in the House of Lords worried about "hoodlums in Lycra".


Island Traffic Authority Empowered to Suspend Licences for Road Violations  Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service

Director of the Road Safety Unit in the Ministry of Transport and Mining, Kenute Hare, says the new Road Safety Act better empowers the Island Traffic Authority ...


Road safety and flood immunity vital for Townsville  RACQ Live

The State's peak motoring body has put politicians on notice and called for vital road projects to be funded, to improve safety and flood immunity in Townsville.


'Fastrack our upgrade to Authority status to curb road accidents' – Road Safety Commission  GhanaWeb

The National Road Safety Commission ( NRSC) is asking the government to speed up processes to give it an Authority status. The Commission says although ...


Fears rise over road safety as number of deaths up by one-third on last year  Independent.ie

Road safety campaigners and gardaí expressed alarm at a grim three months on Irish roads with fatalities running almost one-third higher than for the same ...


Ferguson Twp. road safety initiative  WTAJ - www.wearecentralpa.com

Ferguson Township is using recent community feedback to help make travel safer for drivers and pedestrians.


Students in Rajshahi, Narayanganj join road safety movement  Dhaka Tribune

Students of Rajshahi University (RU) on Wednesday demonstrated by blockading the Dhaka-Rajshahi Highway, joining the road safety movement rekindled by ...


Load shedding: Road safety during a power outage [video]  The South African

Driving during power outages and load-shedding can be an extreme sport. In addition to traffic and streetlights being out, you may come across emergency ...


Road safety talks being given to construction workers  Press and Journal

Road safety training is being delivered to 120 apprentices and staff in the construction industry in the Highlands to help protect them from dangerous road ...


Opinion: Tackling road safety in action  Australasian Transport News

The latest Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics heavy vehicle crash statistics show a dramatic fall in fatal truck crashes in 2018, but...


Kenya prioritizes non-motorized transport to enhance road safety  UN Environment

A majority of trips in Kenya are made by walking and cycling, with only 15 per cent made by private cars, most of which take place in the capital, Nairobi. Yet until ...


Governor Baker pushing for new road safety proposals  WWLP.com

Governor Baker is pushing for new road safety proposals in an effort to increase driver safety throughout the state.


Road Fatalities Reach 100  rjrnewsonline.com

The number of road fatalities in Jamaica since the start of the year has reached the 100 mark. The Road Safety Unit said this is up from 72 during the similar ...


WA's Road Safety Commission Launches Humorous New Motorcycle Safety Campaign  B&T

Motorcyclists are a vulnerable group of road-users with statistics showing that 346 motorcyclists were killed or seriously injured on Western Australia's roads in ...


Indiscipline on our roads killing us - Transport Minister cries out  GhanaWeb

The Minister of Transport, Mr Kwaku Ofori Asiamah has attributed accidents on the roads, largely, to indiscipline on the part of drivers and underscored the need ...


Isle of Wight cub scouts get Island Roads safety lesson  Isle of Wight County Press

Scout volunteer Brian Waghorn was turned into an honorary Island Roads employee in double-quick time during a challenge taken up by 1st Godshill and…


Ross reiterates aim to bring in new road safety rules  RTE.ie

Transport Minister Shane Ross has reiterated his determination to introduce new road safety measures that will increase fines for speeding motorists.


No spring fling  Truck News

RICHMOND, B.C. -- Many drivers may not think transitioning into spring driving is a big deal. After all, winter is when road conditions are at their.


This East Lothian cycle path could revolutionise road safety for families and Edinburgh commuters alike  Edinburgh Live

After a 14 year battle to secure a four mile off-road pedestrian and cycle path, the end might finally be in sight for a long running campaign for a safe route ...


Local Massachusetts' governor pushes road safety proposals  Boston.com

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is pushing a slew of road safety proposals from banning drivers from holding cellphones to letting police ...


Those abiding by the helmet rule get a sweet surprise  The Hindu

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth undertakes drive to promote road safety.


Devonport students join new RACT online safety program  The Advocate

Judging the relative speed and force of an oncoming car is something many of us take for granted, crossing roads without batting an eyelid, timing our walking ...


Highways England footage shows dangers of driving too close  GOV.UK

Dramatic new footage released shows the dangers of driving too close as motorists are urged to #staysafestayback while travelling on England's motorway ...


Half of primary pupils haven't received road safety training  TES News

PSHE guidance omits keeping children safe on roads, says Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents.


No retreat  The Daily Star

Student demonstrators yesterday said they would continue their peaceful protest for safe roads on Sunday to keep pressure on the authorities to implement their ...


Call to lower speed limit to 30 km/h on urban roads  NL Times

RAI, the branch organization for the car and bicycle industry, wants to lower the speed limit on urban roads to 30 kilometers per hour, instead of 50 km/h. This is ...


Road safety awareness campaign kicks-off at Randburg Taxi Rank  Randburg Sun

RANDBURG – The non-profit organisation IM Possible kicked off their road safety awareness campaign at the Randburg Taxi Rank on 12 March. With school ...


UN Launches First UN-Wide Road Safety Strategy | News  IISD Reporting Services

28 February 2019: The UN has launched a road safety strategy in support of the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020, which was established by the UN ...


Learning about road safety - Letters  The Star Online

THE launch of the National Revised Road Safety Education Module for Primary Schools, aimed at nurturing a safe culture on the road among the younger ...


Gov. Mike DeWine says House gas tax plan puts road safety at risk  cleveland.com

DeWine is currently feuding with the legislature over hiking the gas tax.


Ask 13: DOT's changes on Overlook Road, safety improvement or big mess?  WLOS

An improvement project was meant to keep South Asheville drivers safe after a terrible accident. But some of those changes are not sitting well with local ...


Winnipeg-based road safety engineers studying near misses to prevent collisions  CTV News

Many drivers have stories about near-miss collisions or situations where a crash was narrowly avoided -- information that's invaluable to experts who are looking ...


Transport support urgently needed to improve road safety in remote communities: survey  UNSW Newsroom

A road safety survey highlights how to reduce risk for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in remote and rural communities. shutterstock_14034085.jpg.


Editorial: Don't play politics with road safety  Calgary Herald

The silly season is in full swing in Alberta, as the parties jostle for position ahead of a spring election call.The usual hot button issues are trotted out, even where ...


THINK! campaign targeting young drivers invokes The Dude for road-safety messages  PRWeek

A pet ferret, references to a sphincter, and howling like a wolf are among the ingredients in an off-the-wall government campaign for the Department for ...


NIOSH Releases Behind the Wheel at Work Newsletter on Motor Vehicle Safety  Lexology

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) recently released its Behind the Wheel at Work Newsletter with the “latest news…


Dundee to conduct Road Safety Audit of M-50  Bedford Now

The Village of Dundee, in cooperation with the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments and the Michigan Department of Transportation, has received a ...


Washoe DA: NDOT snowplow driver was high on meth in 2018 crash that maimed Kings Beach man  Reno Gazette Journal

Eric Justin Christiansen, 44, could face up to 20 years in prison.


Faction of road safety protesters continue demonstrations at Nadda  bdnews24.com

Over 50 students from the Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) and the American International University of Bangladesh (AIUB) gathered at Pragati ...


Illustrator behind red hearts traffic light did so to make road safety statement - Nation  The Star Online

PETALING JAYA: The illustrator who transformed the red lights into heart shapes on several locations in the Klang Valley did so to make a statement about road ...


'Smarten up you old fool': The struggles of an aging driver  CBC.ca

At some point in life — whether years from now or much sooner — you might look in the mirror and honestly ask yourself, "Is it still safe for me to be operating a ...


Police want road safety discussion  The Flinders News

The Yorke Mid North Local *Service* Area police are hosting a community engagement forum on March 26.


NLEX to motorists: Drive safely, keep vehicles roadworthy  INQUIRER.net

MANILA, Philippines - Following the vehicular accident that killed six people, NLEX Corporation on Tuesday appealed to motorists to make sure their vehicles ...


The same old promise again  The Daily Star

In the face of student protests for road safety, transport owners and workers yesterday came up with the same old promises of not operating buses on daily ...


Emirates Driving Institute: Promoting road safety with quality training  gulfnews.com

In an interview with GN Focus, Amer Ahmed Belhasa, Chairman, EDI Group of Companies and Vice Chairman, Belhasa Group, discusses how they are working ...


MPs to investigate road safety as progress flatlines  Highways Magazine

Despite a reduction of more than 40% in the number of fatal road traffic accidents from 2007 to 2012, there has been no reduction over the last five years, the ...


Mackay pollies should make road safety a priority: RACQ  RACQ Live

The State's peak motoring body has put politicians on notice and called for vital central Queensland road and infrastructure projects to be funded.


Clearview prepares its Traffex presentations  Smart Highways

Travel intelligence and solution providers, Clearview Intelligence is preparing to take the stage with three informative presentations at Traffex 2019. Clearview ...


As legal marijuana use rises, road safety risks get higher  Fleet Owner

ATRI study recommends how law enforcement can better enforce driving under the influence of cannabis, as more professional truck drivers are likely to share ...


Star Lane, Ipswich: Road safety calls after fatal collision | Latest Ipswich News  Ipswich Star

Road safety calls have been made on a busy Ipswich road where a pedestrian died following a collision, with one person saying: “One life is too much.”


Community demands increased road safety after schoolgirls killed by taxi | Daily News  IOL

Durban - Community leaders from Siyanda want more safety measures to be implemented at the Dumisani Mkhaye intersection with Inanda Road where four ...


West Midlands to get ANOTHER two speed cameras - as four are being installed  Birmingham Live

Sandwell Council will rule on cameras used by commuters heading into Birmingham city centre.


Awareness rally on road safety, traffic rules held  The Hindu

The Rotary International District 3232 along with all Rotary Clubs in Chennai and other Rotaract Clubs conducted a road safety awareness rally on the occasion ...


Police cracking down on motorcycle riders  Breaking Belize News

Posted: Monday, March 25, 2019. 3:40 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: After six road traffic fatalities over the weekend involving motorcycles, the Belize Police ...


What Actually Makes a Truck Good Off-Road  Outside

Nothing makes the veins in my forehead pop worse than when people say a vehicle is “good off-road” without actually understanding what that means.


Students’ road safety demand logical: DNCC mayor  The Daily Star

In the face of the severe protests following a road crash that killed a university student near Bashundhara today, the newly elected mayor of Dhaka North City ...


After 3 kids died on a rural Indiana highway, bill passes to make school bus stops safer  Indianapolis Star

Three siblings were hit and killed on Ind. 25 last fall while trying to board their school bus. The House passed a bill this week to stop if from happening again.


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