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3rd 'Roads Between Us' Conference 4-5 October, 2016 - Registration Site Now Open

14 July 2016

Following the 'Save the Date' notice in March, Nestlé, Zurich Insurance, eDriving and the Global Road Safety Partnership are delighted to be able to formally invite you to register to attend the third 'Roads Between Us' road safety conference, to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 4-5 October 2016.

The event will build on the successes of the conferences held in Ghana (2012) and Cameroon (2014), and the regular 'Roads Between Us' calls that developed from these events.

The programme will discuss what an effective work-related road risk management process looks like and agree on next steps for

Road Traffic Law Enforcement on drink driving and helmet wearing in Cambodia

7 August 2012

Over recent years, as a consequence of rapid growth in urbanisation and motorisation with inadequate road traffic legislation, lack of enforcement, and insufficient road safety education, there has been a gradual increase in road crashes in Cambodia.

According to the Road Crash and Victim Information System (RCVIS) 2011 annual report, more than 1’900 fatalities have been recorded. Motorcyclists, the most vulnerable road users, accounted for 67% of total fatalities.

Road safety to be targeted through strategic advocacy

6 August 2012

Did you know that around the world road traffic injury is the number one leading cause of death for people between the ages of 15-29, and that about 1.3 million people die each year as a result of road traffic injuries? The number of deaths, and the massive impact on individuals, families, health care systems and the economy for those who survive crashes, is immeasurable.

People in ‘developed’ countries often take for granted the safety rules that have been put in place and tightened over the years to save lives.