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Road safety petition handed to councils after nine-year-old boy dies in hit-and-run

Nine-year-old George Lewis was killed on Sutton Lane in Sutton-in-Craven on his way home from the local cricket club with his father Michael. The 49-year-old driver fled, but then surrendered to police and was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after the September 17 incident. Register to our daily newsletter Newsletter cut […]

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‘Shocking’ horse road safety statistics should help us with policymakers

The biggest UK equestrian road safety survey ever has uncovered ‘shocking’ statistics about riders’ experiences – but should help advance our cause with policymakers. The British Horse Society has spoken to over 7,000 people who access the roads with horses; horseback riding, riding and driving, and between the ages of 18 and 97. Only 3% […]

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Residents seek redress for road safety issues, write MP Gurjeet Singh Aujla: The Tribune India

Tribune press service Amritsar, December 11 Townspeople have asked MP Gurjeet Singh Aujla for a follow-up to the outstanding issues of the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) that Minister Nitin Gadkari had given assurances during the Question Time session during the last session of Parliament. Members of Amritsar Vikas Manch’s office wrote to MP […]

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Sealdah flyby in Tripura road safety tweet, TMC slams ‘copier’ model | Calcutta News

Calcutta: A later deleted Twitter post showing an image of Sealdah flying over in a Tripura government slogan-writing competition for road safety led to a political row with the Trinamool Congress on Saturday accusing states ruled by the BJP repeatedly used images of Calcutta to showcase their “development”. The handle post @mygovtripura had asked for […]

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Tripura government brags about road safety with photo of Sealdah overflight in Calcutta, TMC accuses of copying patterns

Tripura: In another fight between the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the All India Trinamool Congress (TMC), TMC executives asserted that “whatever Bengal thinks today, the world will think it tomorrow”. Engaging in new controversy after Tripura’s BJP government posted photographs of Calcutta on posters of a road safety event from their official Twitter […]

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Baptism for future political activists

Protesters are grappling with various associations of transport owners and workers. These are very influential and entrenched pressure groups that tend to twist the arm of the government. 11 December 2021, 09:15 Last modification: December 11, 2021, 10:55 AM Readus Salehen Jawad / Journalist. Illustration: SCT “> Readus Salehen Jawad / Journalist. Illustration: SCT One […]

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Joint Road Safety Authority and Gaelic Players Association Road Safety Message

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and the Gaelic Players Association (GPA) call on all motorists to prioritize their driving performance and never to drive drunk. The advice comes as RSA and GPA launch a new campaign to educate the public about maintaining absolute concentration behind the wheel, with the warning that even a single drink […]

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Nationalist Laois – Urgent call for road safety measures at the Portlaoise school

Friday, December 10, 2021 Scoil Bhride NS, Portlaoise By Ryan Dunne SOMETHING needs to be done to improve road safety at Scoil Bhride in Portlaoise before there is a fatality.This is what Cllr Caroline Dwane Stanley said at the recent meeting of the municipal district of Portlaoise. She asked the Departmental Council of Laois to […]

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Indus Motor, IRF Road Safety Coalition Partner – Pakistan

KARACHI: Coordinated by the International Road Federation (IRF) and supported by the Total Energies Foundation, Indus Motor (IMC) and a group of leading private sector companies in Pakistan have partnered to use their combined knowledge and expertise to reduce the number of road deaths and injuries in the country. The founding members of this coalition, […]