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Child Safety: A Parental Responsibility!!!

Dated: 01/12/2012

Are you a parent? Single or double, if you know what I mean? Do you have kids? Have you ever lost a child through a road crash? Do you own a car or cars? Two,three or just one car? How more »

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Traffic Policemen ill-equipped to check Road Accidents in City

Dated: 27/11/2012

ALLAHABAD: The traffic police have only two speed radars for the entire district in which rash driving takes its toll on many lives. Pointedly, the traffic department has been waiting for interceptors to act sharply against violators. This year so more »

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Highways to the Danger Zone

Dated: 27/11/2012

The growth of India’s highway system over the past 25 years has been tremendous, but the increase in road deaths has been equally large. Yet, through all these changes, one thing has remained the same: the policing of India’s highways. more »

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After Rash of Accidents, Authorities Target Driving Schools

Dated: 27/11/2012

Major traffic accidents are no rarity on Moscow’s roads, but a string of particularly horrific crashes in recent months have forced authorities to search for remedies. Last week, three people were killed when a woman with a long history of more »

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15 killed, 49 hurt as bus rolls down 400-ft Gorge

Dated: 24/11/2012

Bus driver was under the influence of liquor, says police Fifteen members of a marriage party were killed and 49 others injured when a bus carrying them rolled down into a 400-foot-deep gorge near Dudu of Ramnagar tehsil in Udhampur more »

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Amreli BJP leader dies in Road Accident

Dated: 20/11/2012

RAJKOT: President of BJP’s Chalala unit in Amreli district, Bhikhubhai Malviya died in a road accident near Jasapar village on Chalala-Dhari road on Monday. Malviya was an aspirant for a BJP ticket for Dhari-Chalala-Bagasra assembly constituency for the forthcoming elections. more »

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J&K govt to launch Awareness campaign on Road Safety Rules

Dated: 21/11/2012

The Jammu and Kashmir Government is going to launch a sustained campaign to create mass awareness about road safety rules to bring down the graph of accidents in the state. “The Transport department has been asked to launch a sustained more »

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Children given Crash Course in Road Safety

Dated: 21/11/2012

It’s a frightening statistic five peple die on the roads every single day. That’s why pupils in Liverpool have been given a graphic demonstration of what it’s like to be involved in car crash. One of their classmates at Litherland more »

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Drink-drivers may face lifetime ban under new government proposals

Dated: 22/11/2012

The proposal is part of a range of measures, which include abolishing the right to have a blood or urine test to confirm a roadside breath test. Sources working on the plans said lifetime bans were being considered. It was more »

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Gurgaon Timely help can reduce accident deaths: Docs

Dated: 19/11/2012

Acting promptly during the golden hour — the crucial hour from the time of accident to the time when the victim reaches the hospital — can go a long way in saving a person’s life, say doctors. Any delay of more »

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Children’s Car Seats Still a Rarity

Dated: 19/11/2012

Experts call for laws mandating use of devices to save lives Millions of Chinese parents are putting their children’s lives in danger by not using child car seats, safety experts and industry insiders warn. China had 114 million automobiles on more »

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Rajkot Businessman Killed in Accident

Dated: 20/11/2012

RAJKOT: A businessman residing in Karanpara area of the city was killed in a road accident near Sayla on Rajkot – Ahmedabad highway on Monday morning. Parag Turakhiya (53) was returning with his wife and younger brother from Ahmedabad after more »

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Family of Accident Victim Donates his Organs

Dated: 20/11/2012

COIMBATORE: In a noble gesture, the family members of a 23-year-old youth who succumbed to injuries sustained in a road mishap, donated his vital organs, giving a new lease of life to at least five others after a team of more »

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Road Mishaps Biggest Youth killer: WHO report

Dated: 20/11/2012

NEW DELHI: It’s not HIV/AIDS or any other disease which is the leading killer of productive youth across the globe but road accidents. A World Health Organization (WHO) report shows that 3,35,805 people in the 15-29 years age group succumb more »

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Nine killed in Jaipur Road Mishap

Dated:20/11/2012

Jaipur: Nine people, including four children, were killed when their vehicle rammed into a stationary truck in Rajasthan’s Pali district, police said on Tuesday. The families of Mahendra Singh and Ashok were on their way to Jodhpur from Jaipur when more »

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Bikers Unsafe: 3 fatal crashes in a day

Dated: 17/11/2012

NEW DELHI: Three fatal accidents on Thursday again highlighted the vulnerability of motorcycle riders in Delhi’s traffic. While in the first case a teenager died after crashing his bike into the divider near Kirari Phatak in Sultanpuri, Sadatpuri Extension resident more »

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Egypt’s Transport Minister Resigns after 50 Killed in Road Crash

Dated: 17/11/2012

MOSCOW, November 17 (RIA Novosti) – Egypt’s Transport Minister Mohammad Rashad al-Metini resigned following a road crash on Saturday that killed 50 people, mainly school children. Eighteen others were seriously injured when a train collided with a school bus in more »

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Egyptian train hits school bus, 51 killed

Dated: 17/11/2012

ASSIUT, Egypt (AP) — A speeding train that crashed into a bus carrying Egyptian children to their kindergarten on Saturday killed 51 and prompted a wave of anger against a government under mounting pressure to rectify the former regime’s legacy more »

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U.N. World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

18 November 2012 at Chandigarh, India

A 12 feet GIANT CANDLE was lighted at Plaza, Sector 17, Chandigarh as a reminder to the Decision Makers, Authorities and Engineers (Building Roads and Vehicles) to make Safer Roads and to the Public so they follow traffic rules. The more »

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Wrong Driver beaten to Death in Accident Case

Dated: 09/11/2012

TRICHY: In a case of mistaken identity, an innocent man who had been summoned by police to drive a vehicle that had met with an accident, was beaten to death as he was misconstrued to be the person who caused more »

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