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Monday, December 9, 2019

We’ll Enforce Passenger Insurance On Fleet Operators – Consumer Protection Council

Babatunde Irukera, FCCPC DG
The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) says it will ensure that fleet operators maintain insurance to any passenger who experience loss of lives, properties or injury. The Chief Executive Officer, FCCPC, Mr Babatunde Irukera, said this at the first ember months’ stakeholders’ forum organised by Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) and FCCPC on Friday in Abuja. Irukera said that accident...

Road Safety: “Rest Every Four Hours” – FRSC Advises Truck Drivers

Oyeyemi who was represented by the Assistant Corps Marshall, Mr Victor Mbakolo, stressed that the scheme initiated is a World safety practice aimed at fighting factors like fatigue which could cause road crashes.

46 die in road accidents in Itori, Ogun in 11 months – FRSC

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), said on Tuesday that no fewer than 46 persons died in road accidents in Itori, Ewekoro Local Government Area, Ogun, on Lagos/Abeokuta Expressway between January and November 2019. Mr Sunday Oko, Itori Unit Commander of FRSC, made this known during the 2019 Ember Months Campaign at Papalanto Motor Garage on Ilaro Expressway, Ogun. The campaign...

Truck Accidents: Shippers’ Council, FRSC To Implement Truck Transit Parks

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The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) and the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has begun the implementation processes of Truck Transit Parks (TTP) for long-distance haulage operations across the country to reduce accidents.

FRSC records 8,527 crashes, 4,163 fatalities in 11 months

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has recorded 8,527 road traffic crashes (RTC) across the country from January to date, Corps Public Education Officer, (CPEO) Mr. Bisi Kazeem said.

Google Maps Usage: Our Official Was Misquoted – FRSC

Car with google map. SAFETY RECORD
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said that the FCT Sector Commander, Ayuba Gora, was misquoted when he purportedly said it was a "serious traffic offence" for a driver to use Google maps on a mobile device while driving.

Using google maps on mobile device while driving is serious traffic offence – FRSC

Car with google map. SAFETY RECORD
 The FCT Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr. Ayuba Gora says driving with the aid of Google Maps using mobile phones is a serious traffic offence.

Anambra: Drunk Driver Crushes 2 Pedestrians While Plying One-Way

According to Kumapayi, the driver of the blue Mercedes-Benz truck with registration number: NSH 521 ZF was drunk when the road crash occurred.

Uber Banned From Operations Following Safety Concerns

Popular transport services firm, Uber, has been denied a new operating licence in London following what authorities described as "safety concerns'.

Anambra road crash leaves 1 dead, 9 injured (Photo)

Anambra road crash
One person died on Saturday, while nine others sustained injuries in a fatal accident involving two buses. Mr. Andrew Kumapayi, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Anambra Command, who confirmed the death said 10 persons were involved in the accident. Kumapayi said the accident occurred when an Onitsha bound bus fully laden with pepper wrongfully overtook a vehicle and...