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  Sat, 01/10/2022 - 15:36
Road fatality rates among the elderly are twice that of the young. We need to acknowledge that the elderly also have the right to use roads safely & without fear. This #InternationalDayOfOlderPersons let us call for safer road environments that…
  Tue, 27/09/2022 - 15:55
Free public transport, especially for women, empowers, allows for some fiscal savings, and increases mobility & participation in the workforce. But to ensure sustainable, equitable transport for all, Chennai needs to improve its public transport…
  Mon, 26/09/2022 - 15:47
Speeding is a danger to all. By implementing #MVAA2019 & using suitable road design #TamilNadu govt can effectively curb this menace.  #RoadSafety #RoadAccidents #StreetsForAll 
  Thu, 22/09/2022 - 14:52
Every year on #WorldCarFreeDay, motorists are encouraged to give up their vehicles for at least the day. The benefits of going car free are numerous. Can you give up your motor vehicle for the day? Tell us your experience. #OneCityForAll  
  Tue, 20/09/2022 - 17:09
Recently, due to road work, bus routes have been diverted in parts of Chennai, resulting in bus stops being moved abruptly, with no prior notice, leaving disconcerted regular commuters. Imagine the plight of someone new to the neighbourhood! Bus…
  Mon, 19/09/2022 - 10:13
Last year, 2000+ pedestrians died on #TamilNadu’s roads. Everyone is a #pedestrian. Isn't it time we enforced pedestrian rights? Calling on citizens, TN govt & municipal corporations to prioritise people over cars. #RoadSafety #RoadAccidents #…
  Tue, 13/09/2022 - 10:40
Making public transport free is one step towards increasing patronage. We need to go much further. We need holistic planning that both improves the quality of public transport service while discouraging use of private vehicles to actually change…
  Mon, 12/09/2022 - 11:06
The recently published Special Task Force data has added 22,000 road crash deaths to #TamilNadu's road fatalities for 2017- 2020. Last year, the TN #government hinted that the massive reduction in #deaths reported between 2017-2020 had to be…
  Fri, 09/09/2022 - 10:23
CAG's #Seatelt compliance studies show very poor compliance among rear seat passengers. The unfortunate death of #CyrusMistry highlights that #Airbags work only in conjunction with seatbelts. The law requires you to be buckled up & courts have…
  Tue, 06/09/2022 - 11:59
Using #ElectricVehicles doesn't mean #ZeroEmissions. The #Electricity that we use to power these cars is not 100% from #RenewableEnergy sources. #TamilNadu still relies heavily on #Coal energy & this is ultimately what powers our electric…