Safe driving: Are drugs turning more menacing?
Mar06

Safe driving: Are drugs turning more menacing?

Conventional notion is that drunk driving is the greatest menace, which causes most of the fatal road accidents. In fact, drunk driving has decreased dramatically, but at the same time, more drivers are  getting behind the wheel while under the influence of marijuana and other drugs. Look at the latest surveys released by the American National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. According to the latest surveys released by the...

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“Road safety isn’t just a slogan; it’s a way of life”- Rishiraj Singh!
Jan07

“Road safety isn’t just a slogan; it’s a way of life”- Rishiraj Singh!

When Rishiraj Singh, IPS, took over as Kerala’s Transport Commissioner in 2013, the average number of deaths in accidents was as many as 13 a day and the number of the injured was 135 a day. The state’s roads were virtually turning into killing fields. Negligence by drivers and the pathetic condition of roads were all playing their part in turning the state into a motorist’s nightmare. Within months, things started changing, and the...

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