We have initiated a drive here in India “Responsible Reporting –Shout Out for Road Safety” enabling them to ask more ,dig out more about a road crash . The inaugural event has been launched in Hyderabad as joint venture of Avoid Accident and Indian Federation of Road Safety in association of Telangan State Transport Department and Road safety authority.
The event was presided by Mr.T Krishna Prasad DGP and Chairman Road safety Authority ,Mr Panduranga Naik Joint Traonsport commissioner and Mr C Ramesh Joint Transpot Commissioner Road safety . The journalist who covers transport ,mobility , and road safety have been exclusively invited and have been asked to share their challenges about reporting road crashes and road safety. A questionnaire has been provided to understand their whole experience of reporting on road crashes and road safety .
DID YOU KNOW?
people die every hour on Indian Roads.
LAKH CRORES costs to India due to road crashes annually.
of road crash deaths could have been avoided with assistance.
Improving Post Crash Care and Response
Preventing Road Traffic injuries from occurring should be the main goal to be pursued, but the reality is that crashes continue to occur. Society therefore has to be prepared to mitigate the consequences of crashes and enhance the quality of life of people who are injured.