Road Safety

Road safety stakeholders: Accidents are preventable

Every time an ac­ci­dent hap­pens, as a Road Safe­ty Of­fi­cer, "It feels like you failed".

That's ac­cord­ing to TTPS Road Safe­ty Co­or­di­na­tor Brent Bat­son at the 6th An­nu­al Road Saftey Awards cer­e­mo­ny to­day.

ATTIC calls for new measures as 30 die on roads this year

With 30 road deaths for the year already, the Association of Trinidad and Tobago Insurance Companies is calling for the implementation of several measures, including parents limiting young drivers on the nation's roads at nights.

The association issued a statement today also calling for increased police presence on the nation's roads and the erection of proper barriers on the highways.

The following is ATTIC's statement: