CONTRIBUTING TOWARDS THE GOVERNMENT MISSION TO REDUCE ROAD ACCIDENTS
India is one of the fastest growing automobile markets in the world, along with a rapidly expanding roads and highway network. With more automobiles in all classes being introduced each month, the corresponding rate of accidents is also very high and regrettably, increasing.
OVER 150000 PEOPLE DIED ON INDIAN ROADS IN 2016 WHICH IS ONE OF THE HIGHEST IN THE WORLD
India witnessed 17 deaths & 55 road accidents every hour in 2016 – one of the highest in the world.
There has been increase of 3.3% in Road accidents in 2016 as compared to 2015.
Over speeding and Talking on mobile phone phone are the two main reasons for Road fatalities.
Over speeding accounted for 66% of road accidents and 61% deaths.
Two-wheelers, cyclists & pedestrians are involved in maximum accidents.
Approx 50% of the road fatalities victim in 2016 were in the age-group of 18-35 years.
3% of its gross
Accidents are caused by Unsafe Driving Behaviour
and not because of unsafe condition of road or vehicle
SOME OF THE HUMAN ERRORS WHICH CAUSES ACCIDENTS ARE
Study says that these human factors can be worked upon & the trend of accidents can be arrested and even reversed through appropriate Safety interventions
Lack of Awareness & Insensitiveness
Use of Mobile Phones
Red Light Jumping / Poor Lane Management
Avoiding Use of Safety Features
Greenarrows with its enriched experience can support Organisations for implementing road safety policies within the organisation, stake holders, society and ensuring people safety. We are committed towards achieving government mission to bring down accidents by 50 % in next 2020 through the following Services:
ROAD SAFETY AWARENESS PROGRAMS DESIGNED FOR SCHOOLS & COLLEGES
Greenarrows act as a catalyst to help schools, colleges to imbibe Road Safety in students through various learning methodologies.
One of the leading newspaper once quoted: A child who learns about traffic rules and road discipline will grow up to be a law-abiding citizen. The habit of obeying traffic rules teaches a person a sense of responsibility, empathy for others and respecting the other person's rights,"
Schools need to play a wider role in ensuring road safety by properly educating and informing the students about the importance of road safety. It’s vitally important to help shape children and young people’s understanding of and attitudes towards road safety, to help give them the best chance of keeping safe while they’re young and as they get older.
Not only this the recent unfortunate happenings in schools has shocked the entire nation and its very imperative our children should be sensitized towards physical violence & abuse, medical emergencies ,use of first aid kit, natural calamities etc.