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Operation Safe Roads Road safety advocates push for rear seatbelt law in Arizona Sonu Wasu 4  KGUN

It takes no more than two to three seconds to strap-in, and it is the single most action you take that can save your life in the event of a crash -- yet they are still ...

Vital road safety work to contribute to saving lives  The Macleay Argus

NSW is set for another road safety blitz that will see more than six thousand kilometres of vital road safety work delivered by the Liberals and Nationals ...

MOT change would be good for road safety, says RAC  FleetNews

The RAC has given its backing to aligning the MOT with vehicle safety recalls so that if there is an outstanding issue with a car or van it could fail the test.

Harris County sheriff urges greater focus on road safety  Houston Chronicle

Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez on Tuesday called on local law enforcement agencies to devote more resources to improving road safety and to create a new ...

Bicycle road safety, cycling laws: Push for cyclists to wear ID numbers

There has been a call for cyclists to wear unique numbers in order to make it easier for others to identify rule breakers and report them to the police.

2012 SPLOST dollars used for road safety in Thomas County  WALB

Thomas County officials say most of your 2012 SPLOST money has finally been put to good use.

Road safety is paramount as schools open  News24

YESTERDAY marked the start of the 2019 school term and with it comes the rigours of another busy year for children, parents and teachers alike.

BSSS students do Nukkad Natak for road safety awareness  Times of India

On the occasion of national youth day which is also the birthday of Swami Vivekanand, the NSS students of the Bhopal School of Social Sciences did a street ...

LTA Releases Road Safety Guide  Fiji Sun Online

The Lands Transport Authority (LTA) has released a safety guide for motorists on road usage, especially when rain follows hot, dry spells currently being ...

New road safety fears after 71 people are hit by London buses at pedestrian crossings in under two years  Evening Standard

New concerns about road safety emerged today as dozens of people were revealed to have been hit by London buses at pedestrian crossings. There were at ...

Tynwald backs Government's Road Safety Strategy  Manx Radio

One member votes against due to lack of speed limit and vehicle tests.

As snowfall closes county, road safety remains a concern

Calvert County works to recover from first snowfall of the year.

Fijian drivers warned to stop overloading vehicles for road safety - Xinhua |  Xinhua

SUVA, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Bus drivers and companies in Fiji will be issued Traffic Infringement Notices (TINS) for carrying excess passengers as per PSV ...

FOCUS - Can dashcams help improve road safety?  FRANCE 24

In 2016, the number of deaths from road accidents in the EU remained stagnant at around 26000 fatalities. Work to reduce that figure continues with the use of ...

LTA issues road safety guidance to strengthen awareness  Fiji Times

FIJI'S Land Transport Authority issued a Road Safety Guidance yesterday in a bid to strengthen awareness and inculcate a culture of responsible motorists in ...

'Crazy to ignore road safety': Federal transportation board should investigate Ottawa bus crash, experts say  National Post

Experts are calling on the federal transportation safety board to investigate a deadly bus crash in Ottawa to prevent similar incidents from occurring again.

Nomuzi road safety campaign 'in bad taste'  Jacaranda FM

A road safety campaign featuring TV personality Nomuzi Mabena has sent shockwaves through the country.

Plan for 171 new homes attracts objections over road safety near school  Lincolnshire Live

A planning application to build more than 170 homes in Retford has been put forward amid growing concerns over traffic in the area. Muller Property Group has ...

Company owning Kakaako roads fined by state for failing to meet road safety standards  KHON2

The Hawaii Community Development Authority, or HCDA, has issued a notice of violation to private company, Kakaako Land Company LLC.

'Survive the Drive' road safety initiative being piloted at military bases  Devon Live

Armed forces personnel are much more likely to die in a car crash than civilians.

Lower speed limits at single-lane bridges lowered to increase road safety  Iceland Magazine

The speed limit on single-lane bridges on the Ring Road and busy single-lane bridges outside the Ring Road will be lowered to 50 km/h (31 mph) to increase ...

Gurugrammers walk to promote road safety  Times of India

As part of ongoing Road Safety Week initiative, RSO Gurugram team, along with Gurugram Traffic Police organised a Road Safety Walk and held a quiz com.

78 fewer road fatalities as road toll improves, finds BITRE figures  The Sydney Morning Herald

The national road toll dropped to 1146 in 2018, its lowest level since August 2014, reversing increases in deaths in 2015 and 2016 that prompted a national ...

Local board member calls for improved road safety after fatal crash  Newstalk ZB

A local board member has criticised inadequate road safety measures on the stretch of road that claimed a life in Meadowbank yesterday. A man in his late.

GEM road safety grant applications deadline approaching  FleetNews

The GEM Road Safety Charity has announced that the current funding window for road safety projects will remain open until January 31.

DOI working collaboratively on Road Safety Strategy  Manx Radio

Ten year target to cut serious incidents by 40%. The department of Infrastructure says it's working closely with other departments on the Road Safety Strategy.

Hard-hitting TV road safety ad ‘not about retribution’  The Irish Times

Noel Clancy's wife and daughter were killed in a crash with an unaccompanied learner.

Crashes involving pedestrians decreasing across north and north-east, but campaigners call for further action  Press and Journal

The number of pedestrians killed on roads across the north and north-east is declining, but safety campaigners believe more must still be done to protect people.

Health, and road safety to feature in Tynwald debates  Manx Radio

Twenty-four questions for oral answer. There's a relatively short Tynwald order paper for this month's sitting, but there are a still some weighty issues to deal with.

Road deaths in Fujairah drop by 27 per cent  The National

Emirate's Police cite road safety initiatives for fall in number of deaths and accidents in 2018.

Transport Minister Dr Blade Nzimande to release Festive Season Road Safety Report  africanews

The Minister of Transport, Dr. Blade Nzimande, will officially release the preliminary Festive Season Road Safety Report on Wednesday, 16 January 2019 at the ...

Road safety first  Fiji Times

WITH the start of the 2019 academic year, the safety of our children should always be priority. Police are once again sending the message out strongly on the ...

D.C. names new traffic safety office director — a transportation policy veteran  Washington Post

Mayor Muriel E. Bowser has selected a transportation policy veteran to lead the city's ambitious plan to dramatically reduce traffic fatalities. Linda Bailey will ...

Pune: 1,500 bikers ride with helmets to spread road safety message  Times Now

A helmet rally was organised to create awareness on road safety in Pune on Saturday. As many as 1500 bikers wearing helmets went around the city to spread ...

KT for good: Gear up for a safe drive in UAE  Khaleej Times

Road safety is a collective responsibility that involves the police, motorists, pedestrians and residents.

Stan and Ollie: Laurel and Hardy car back on the road  BBC News

The comedy duo posed on the car which advised motorists "a deadly sin is cutting in - cut it out".

Road safety concerns spark plans for puffin crossing at Hartlepool primary school  Hartlepool Mail

A pedestrian crossing could be installed next to a primary school in Hartlepool after concerns over road safety.

Michelina Pelosi: Road safety advocate on common seatbelt mistake we all make

It was the split-second decision, a simple error almost all of us would've made at some point in the car, that changed Michelina Pelosi's life.

Car crashes into Leicester road safety campaigner's garden AGAIN  Leicestershire Live

A woman who is campaigning for road safety measures on her street woke to the news that a car had careered into the front of her garden this morning.

ONTARIO: Post-Humboldt, how is Canada making changes to road safety?

This article, originally written by Ahmed Shalaby , University of Manitoba , originally appeared on The Conversation and is republished here with permission: ...

Fresh calls to review safety of Darlington road  The Northern Echo

*FRESH* calls have been made to review the safety of a Darlington road after another car crash heightened the concerns of residents.

Lawmakers discuss road safety impacts of potential pot legalization  Newsday

Sen. Todd Kaminsky (D-Long Beach) hosted a forum at Molloy College in Rockville Centre on Monday that discussed the road safety impacts from the potential ...

Orana Mid-Western Police praise motorists after successful operation Safe Arrival  Narromine News

Overall we are very happy with the behaviour of people on the road over this period.”

Residents urge Bracknell Forest Council to improve road safety measures outside Garth Hill College  Bracknell News

RESIDENTS are calling for action after a pupil was hit by a car while walking to school on Bull Lane, the second accident to happen in more than a…

Plainville looking to improve road safety, with state help  The Sun Chronicle

PLAINVILLE — The town is moving forward with a program to improve the safety of its roads with some financial help from the state.

Ice cream parlour plan refused over road safety fears  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

TURNING an estate agent into an ice cream parlour would be "prejudicial to road safety" in the area, according to planners.

Back to work road safety  Citizen

As many motorists return to work and consequently a morning commute, they may once again face traffic congestion that they have not seen for almost a month.

Over 1000 people have filled out road safety survey

You still have time to provide feedback on local roads. The Region of Waterloo said on Thursday that over 1,200 people have already filled out their Road Safety ...

It’s time to put an end to India’s road safety crisis  Hindustan Times

Rising access to personal mobility has not resulted in a stronger awareness for road safety. In fact, traffic-related fatalities have only increased year on year.

2018 road collision statistics show Ireland continues to improve road safety performance  Irish Examiner

Provisional road collision statistics for 2018 show Ireland continued to improve its road safety performance by recording a 4% drop in road deaths, making it the ...

Magnetawan residents feel more needs to be done to address road safety issues

ISSUE: Road safety concerns in Magnetawan IMPACT: Residents feel issues not being addressed adequately by council.

Highway 2 & Colbert Road safety options  KXLY Spokane

The Washington Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting to discuss safety improvement options for the intersection of Highway 2 and Colbert ...

Waterloo Region surveying the public about road safety

WATERLOO REGION — People using Waterloo Region's roadways by car, bicycle or foot are being asked to complete a quick online survey on road safety.

Inland Fisheries Ireland staff honoured with road safety and fleet awards  The Irish Times

Angling: Salmon angling season begins; Cushlough Bay slipway project completed.

Road safety: Modi govt is spending Rs 20,000 crore to fix accident-prone spots  The Financial Express

According to the report 'Rear Seat-Belt Usage and Child Road Safety in India', 90% of the 6306 respondents surveyed said they do not use rear safety belts, ...

Police launch first road safety campaign of the year on Monday  Cyprus Mail

The police will launch their first road safety campaign of the year on Monday, focussing on speeding. Speeding is one of the main causes of traffic accidents ...

Polk County Sheriff's Office offering free road safety yard sign  ABC Action News

The Polk County Sheriff's Office is offering a "Drive Like Your Kids Live Here" yard sign for free.

Road Safety Dept studying proposal to restrict small motorcyclists to left lane  The Sun Daily

KUALA LUMPUR: The Road Safety Department (JKJR) is studying a proposal to limit motorcyclists to the left lane especially small motorcycles to reduce ...

Collie roads a priority  Collie Mail

The Australian Government has provided over $73 million in funding under the new Roads to Recovery program which is being distributed to 38 councils across ...

Kingstonians worry about road safety after a woman dies on New Year’s Eve  Global News

On New Year's Eve, a 32-year-old woman died in Kingston after she was hit by a vehicle, prompting concerns about pedestrian safety in the city.

Road-safety roundtable in Rockville Centre hones in on marijuana legalization safeguards

With recreational marijuana expected to be legalized this year, lawmakers, prosecutors and community leaders aired their concerns at Molloy College in ...

House OKs revised bill abolishing Road Board on 2nd reading  ABS-CBN News

The House of Representatives has approved on 2nd reading a revised version of the bill abolishing the Road Board.

Think the VW/Moozlie ad was messed up? 6 times SA didn't pull punches with hard-hitting road safety ads  Wheels24

Volkswagen and artist Nomuzi Mabena have received mixed views from the public regarding their road-safety ad. Here are some hard-hitting road safety clips ...

Sharing road space, vehicles, data could end congestion in our cities  Hindustan Times

As we respond to vehicular congestion by building road infrastructure, excluding key factors, such as data and kind of vehicles, from design plans could leave ...

New quality standards to enhance road safety, says deputy minister  Saudi Gazette

What we have achieved in the last six months of success is a matter of pride,” he said. “But we are still looking forward to more,” he said, expressing the hope ...

Ottawa police in talks with Transportation Safety Board

After calls from the public and road safety groups, the Ottawa Police *Service* has confirmed it is talking with the Transportation Safety Board about the Westboro ...

Professional driving instructor reveals his top tips for road safety  Cayman 27

The ambulance involved in a rush-hour collision last week (4 January) is not yet back in action as of 11 January and the extent of the damage is still being ...

WHO's 2018 Road Safety Report Shows Increasing Fatalities  Occupational Health and Safety

The World Health Organization has released its Global status report on road safety 2018 this month, concluding in it that road traffic deaths continue to rise ...

The Irish Times view on road safety: no room for complacency  The Irish Times

Previous experience has shown that the numbers can drift up quickly if there is any relaxation in enforcement.

Report: Speed a factor in 1 of 3 fatal crashes  Sentinel & Enterprise

By Kaitlyn Budoin State House News *Service* BOSTON -- Speed remains a factor in nearly one third of all traffic deaths in the U.

Road safety cells, ‘zero fatality corridors’ soon in Delhi  Hindustan Times

Delhi transport minister Kailash Gahlot, who heads the council, directed all road owning agencies to set up 'road safety cells' by March 31.

Stop ‘hanging’ on moving vehicles, FRSC tells political campaigners  The Punch

The Federal Road Safety Corps, Nasarawa State command, has called on politicians to stop their supporters from hanging on moving vehicles to minimi...

Mpumalanga spokesperson who promoted road safety killed in hit-and-run  Business Day

Mpumalanga's community safety, security and liaison spokesperson Joseph Mabuza was killed in a motorcycle accident on the N4 on Sunday.

Gifts for lucky motorists during road safety campaign - Metro News  The Star Online

A motorist receiving a reusable bag containing flyers on road safety tips, 2019 calendars and shoulder pads during the Road Safety Campaign at the Batu 11 toll ...

Govt announces $20 million to make rural highways safer  New Zealand Herald

Rumble strips, safety barriers and wider shoulders will be installed as part of a road safety package to improve rural highways in Gisborne, Hawke's Bay, ...

N3 Toll Concession is going the extra mile to enhance road safety  TimesLIVE

SPONSORED | The 'Decade of Action for Road Safety' aims to cut down on road deaths by improving the safety of our roads.

Letters: Road safety? Listen to the locals.  The Southland Times

Your article regarding road safety issues on the notorious stretch of highway from Queenstown to Five Rivers (December 26) is timely. The locals have warned of ...

Road safety overhaul targets speed limits and phone use  Radio New Zealand

Lower speed limits and higher penalties for using a cellphone while driving are being considered as part of a major overhaul of road safety this year.

Illegal driving licence and road mishaps – KuenselOnline  Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper

Where a fire is not, there you won't find smoke. We are talking about alleged illegal issuance of driving licences. Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has begun ...

LETTER: SA’s road safety efforts are a train smash  Business Day

SA's road safety campaign, ostensibly in force over the last 20 years, amounted to erecting signboards and cameras and hiding traffic officers in the bush.

Pets pose a serious road-safety risk, says RAA  Insurance Business Australia

Figures obtained by RAA from the South Australia Police revealed that 411 South Australians were caught driving with a pet on their lap during the past three ...

Victory for Braithwell road safety campaign  Rotherham Advertiser

A BUSINESSMAN has been hailed a road safety hero for helping force a speed limit cut.

Kawasaki Malaysia holds free bike safety checks  Paul Tan's Automotive News

As part of its annual Kawasaki Road Safety Campaign 2019, Kawasaki Motors Malaysia conducted free safety checks for motorcycles in conjunction with the.

The Humboldt parents: Ottawa, please ask the Transportation Safety Board to probe the bus crash  Ottawa Citizen

In April 2018, 16 people died when a bus carrying members of the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team was hit by a semi-trailer truck in rural Saskatchewan.

National 'Be Safe, Be Seen' day encourages road safety on one of busiest travel days of the year  Irish Examiner

Today is National 'Be Safe, Be Seen' Day. The campaign encourages people to wear a high-vis jacket when out walking, running or cycling during the shortest ...

Nigeria OKs Firearms for its Road Safety Officers  VOA News

Nigeria's Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has secured government approval for their officers to carry firearms. The commission pushed for the ...

Call for more road safety programmes - Metro News  The Star Online

MELAKA: The state government is proposing for more courses on road safety to be conducted to create awareness on this among schoolchildren.

Road safety: police opts for sensitisation over fines  The Observer

Road safety NGO, Safe Way Right Way Uganda has partnered with Uganda police to improve the safety of travellers during this festive season. Safe Way and ...

Singapore road users need to be more gracious and understanding: Road safety experts  The Straits Times

Experts say when it comes down to it, road use is not just about the right of way, but the right attitude.. Read more at

Introduce road safety classes in our schools  The Standard

Although the number of road accidents dropped by 21 in December 2018 compared to the same period in 2017, the overall statistics still paint a grim picture.

12 Days of Christmas: Road Safety Education Ltd  New Zealand Herald

Road Safety Education Ltd is one of 12 charities to win $10000 this Christmas.

Road safety: How to combat driver fatigue and arrive alive [video]  The South African

Accidents and road deaths are on the rise over the festive season.

Road safety: Shocking fact about country drivers revealed  2GB

With the summer holidays in full swing, the issue of road safety is in the spotlight. Police have warned motorists to take care over the holiday period, and double ...

People are scared for their safety because of a new LED sign at Cabot Circus  Bristol Post

Proposals for a 9.6-meter-tall LED advertisement sign on the corner of the Dale street entrance to Cabot Circus' car park have been released, causing dismay ...

Market Drayton road safety group to disband after lack of support

Market Drayton's road safety group has disbanded, although volunteers can still come forward to try to maintain a civilian road safety presence in the town.

Hamilton Pool Road safety improvement plans proceed  Community Impact Newspaper

County Commissioners paved the way Jan. 8 for initial improvements to begin on Hamilton Pool Road between RM 12 and the Pedernales River.

SA has the world's poorest road safety records - WHO report | Daily News  IOL

Durban - A report issued by the World Health Organisation in 2010 shows that South Africa has one of the world's poorest road safety records – ±31.9 ...

Police focus on rural road safety for 2019  The Advertiser

Road safety in country areas will be the main focus of SA Police as it seeks to fix its “Achilles heel”. Reflecting on road safety in 2018, Assistant Commissioner ...

Teach kids road safety to stop the carnage  Citizen

With knowledge comes awareness and that in turn reduces arrogance. Without such a real road safety revolution, the carnage will only get worse. It's that time of ...

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