He said that if some concrete steps would not be taken at this stage on priority basis then within next few years, every family would have been affected by road accidents
25 million people die every year in road accidents
and it is the leading cause of death in the 16-29 age group globally.
Nowadays, with the increase in road accidents
because of the modern day gadgets such as mobile phones, new laws must be implemented to check careless driving.
Describing road accident
deaths as an epidemic and asking the public to join him in the campaign for safer roads, Mr.
BEIRUT: Syria has witnessed a sharp drop in road accidents
over the last year, state news agency SANA said Sunday.
are likely to occur in places where there is a high number of cars and traffic, which would explain the reasons for media recording these regions as most impacted by accident reports".
Commenting on reasons for higher chances of road accidents
during Ramadan, Dr.
are common in India, where roads are often of poor quality.
A total of 148 road accidents
happened nationwide during this year's holiday period, down 10 percent compared with 165 cases during the New Year holiday period last year, chief of the Interior Ministry's traffic and public order department Gen.
But most road accidents
in the country as a whole were reported between 3 pm and 6 pm.
account for almost half of all injuries to women in the UAE, a new study has found.
THE majority of people killed in road accidents
last year were children and young men.