About 50% of deaths on the road in low-income and middle-income countries, and about 30% in high-income countries, are attributed to speeding.
Sharing here the Crash Course 3 on Speeding offered by Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety. This webinar is the third of a series of seven presentations bringing in member experts in their respective fields to outline the risks and what can be done to reduce them. Areas that will be addressed are: helmets, drunk driving, speeding, seat belts, child restraints, distraction and drowsy driving.
Crash Course 3: Introduction to speeding as a risk factor. What is speeding and how does lowering the speed help prevent crashes? Where and why is reducing speeding important? And what can be done? Learn from a highly effective program done by Safe Kids, China (length 27 min).
The purpose of the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety and the Global Meetings is to help coordinate the activities of NGOs and assist in the dissemination of best practices for programs, fund-raising, communications, and more.
The objective of the Alliance Academy Risk Area Crash Course is to enhance members’ knowledge, not only on what the key road safety risk factors are, but also the main messages and rationale, and to inspire members by highlighting activities that have led to change.