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Tamil Nadu’s Road Safety Policy – A need for policy innovation

Mon, 03/01/2022 - 09:33

Road Safety is an important public health concern with serious social and economic consequences. India continues to account for the highest road crashes at the global level with the World Bank’s 2019 report suggesting 53 crashes happening on an hourly basis with one fatality every four minutes. India accounts for 13 per cent of the total road traffic fatalities in the world according to MoRTH.

Social Media Poster: Road Safety - Careless Driving

Wed, 29/12/2021 - 16:26
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Not noticing other road users, poor anticipation & response, a tendency to hit the brakes suddenly are all hallmarks of distracted driving that increase chances of a crash. So, put that phone down & focus on driving safely.

#StreetsForLife #RoadSafety #SafeRoadsTamilNadu 

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - Drunk Driving

Mon, 27/12/2021 - 16:18
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 Only drive when your senses are not impaired. Never drive under the influence of alcohol. Live and let live by making this responsible choice.

#StreetsForLife #DontDrinkAndDrive #RoadSafety #SafeRoadsTamilNadu 

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - Chennai's Road Infrstructure

Mon, 20/12/2021 - 12:16
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Speeding cannot be viewed in isolation. Improved road design and infrastructure also supports enforcement. Stay tuned for the detailed report on the study by CAG on speeding concerns in Chennai.

#StreetsForLife #SpeedingKills #RoadSafety #SafeRoadsTamilNadu #ImplementMVAA

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - Chennai's Rash driving

Fri, 17/12/2021 - 12:07
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Speeding and rash driving is a common sight during year end festivities.The study by CAG on speeding concerns in Chennai calls for stronger enforcement as per section 183 of #MVAA2019, and improved signages on speed limits to sensitize all road users.

#SpeedingKills #RoadSafety #SafeRoadsTamilNadu #ImplementMVAA

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - Chennai Commuters

Wed, 15/12/2021 - 11:58
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As per the study by CAG on speeding concerns in Chennai, two-wheelers consistently speed along the 11 km stretch of Anna Salai traversing through the city. Now is the time to action and normalise low speeds.

#StreetsForLife #SpeedingKills #RoadSafety #SafeRoadsTamilNadu #ImplementMVAA

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - Road Sense Bi monthly Newsletter

Mon, 13/12/2021 - 14:20
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#Newsletter: https://bit.ly/3IKrMel

Road Safety Network's bimonthly newsletter 'Road Sense' is here! Enjoy reading about the various activities undertaken by different States to promote road safety and awareness. Do subscribe for regular updates.

#RoadSafetyAwareness #SafeRoadsIndia

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - ISI mark in Helmets

Fri, 10/12/2021 - 20:23
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Just this week, the Central Consumer Protection Authority issued a notice highlighting substandard helmets in the market, calling upon all state and district administration to root out those selling helmets without an ISI mark. Don't forget to keep your eyes open too!

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Social Media Poster: Road Safety - Road Fatalities in Tamil Nadu

Wed, 08/12/2021 - 13:39
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In addition to introspecting the existing speed limits and the quality of road infrastructure in State Highways, strengthened enforcement for speeding violations will help reduce road crashes.

#StreetsForLife #RoadSafetyAuthority #RoadSafety #SafeRoadsTamilNadu #ImplementMVAA

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