The Federal Road Safety Corps said it will continue to create a safer motoring environment where human, vehicular and other factors are controllable variables to influence the attitude of road users.
This is the aim of its Command in Bayelsa a Christmas/New Year Safety Campaign has been flagged off to avert road crashes this yuletide.
Ovieteme George reports the Federal Road Safety Corps calls its campaign “2019 Operation Zero Accident” for the Christmas/New Year season.
The Crops is sensitising road users, students and the general public on the need to be physically, mentally, emotionally and psychologically fit for
discipline and concentration while driving this yuletide, but there is more to learn at the programme.
Driving to stay alive is a duty one owes oneself in a season of festivities and obeying traffic rules is perhaps most important.
There was a quiz competition on obeying road signs and a practical demonstration of driving skills where winners also emerged.
The theme of the programme is: “Road Safety Is A State Of Mind Road, Crash Is An Absence Of Mind Stay Alert, Stay Alive