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Around 15,000 deaths in road accidents due to potholes 'unacceptable', says Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Thursday termed as "unacceptable" the death of nearly 15,000 people in road accidents caused by potholes in the last five years and said the number was probably more than those killed on the border or by terrorists.

Dec 06, 2018, 18:08 PM IST

Hyderabad motorcyclist rides on the wrong side while on the phone, ends up brain dead - Watch

It would have only been stupidity and not catastrophe if only he had worn a helmet. 

Jul 11, 2018, 09:37 AM IST

Mumbai police use Janhvi Kapoor-Ishaan Khattar's 'Dhadak' dialogue to promote road safety

A post from the official Twitter handle of the Mumbai police on Friday, featured a still from the trailer of Dhadak, with a dialogue from the film superimposed on it.

Jun 22, 2018, 20:30 PM IST

Horn, ok, post: Maharashtra Roadways' driver caught checking Facebook while driving

A state roadways bus driver was caught on camera checking his social media accounts while driving. The same social media is now slamming him for being reckless.

Apr 13, 2018, 20:47 PM IST

UP student devices simple yet effective solution to prevent car accidents

Adarsh Tiwari of Sultanpur has deviced a technology which does not allow cars to start till seat belts are fastened. He says it can be incorporated into existing and new vehicles.

Dec 14, 2017, 16:55 PM IST

Why majority of Indians snub seat belts? Result of survey will leave you stunned

While the World Health Organisation has recognised seat belts as a primary restraint system that can reduce the risk of fatality by up to 60 per cent, Indians are still rather ignorant of its importance.

Nov 28, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Will reduce fatal road accidents by 50 percent: Nitin Gadkari

The government is committed to reducing fatal road accidents by 50 percent, Nitin Gadkari said on Tuesday.

Nov 14, 2017, 19:14 PM IST

Watch: Sachin Tendulkar's road safety 'campaign' reaches Kerala

Tendulkar launched a road safety campaign last year. During the laung, he had said that like batting in the middle, a partnership is needed between the vehicle drivers and pedestrians to make the dangerous Indian roads safer.

Nov 03, 2017, 19:43 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar teaches road safety lessons as passers-by stop to take selfie – Watch Video

As they requested for a selfie, the Little Master asked them to first promise that they will wear helmets from the next time onwards.

Apr 09, 2017, 12:09 PM IST

Want to offer my services to Mumbai Traffic Police: Amitabh Bachchan

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is willing to join hands with Mumbai Traffic Police for a road safety initiative.

Jan 09, 2017, 19:29 PM IST

Ranveer Singh shakes a leg with fans during Road Safety Campaign event – WATCH

Ranveer Singh was spotted dancing with some of his fans during a Road Safety Campaign event in Thane on January.

Jan 09, 2017, 09:11 AM IST

Karisma Kapoor's take on parenting is what you need to read today

Actress Karisma Kapoor says she believes in imparting good values to her children. Karisma has two children- daughter Samaira and son Kiaan.

Nov 23, 2016, 13:02 PM IST

Rear-view sensors to be made compulsory in Indian cars

Imparting a boost to road safety for pedestrians in India, the government will soon make rear-view sensors mandatory on all new vehicles.

Sep 13, 2016, 09:22 AM IST

Government to make rear view sensors mandatory in all cars soon

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Government will soon make rear view sensors or backup cameras mandatory in all new vehicles to avoid mishaps.

Sep 09, 2016, 17:13 PM IST

Uber launches new features in ''Driver App'' to improve road safety

The smartphone app that is transforming mobility across the world Uber has announced a series of new safety features in the driver`s app aimed at predicting, preventing and reducing the number of crashes on the road.

Sep 09, 2016, 12:50 PM IST

Online cab service provider Uber launches new driver app features for road safety

Online cab service provider Uber on Thursday announced new features in its driver's app which are aimed at predicting, preventing and reducing the number of crashes on the road.

Sep 08, 2016, 21:38 PM IST

Meet Graham, the only human designed to survive car crash! Watch the video

In order to create awareness about road safety, the Australian Transport Accident Commission came up with an unique model of an evolved human specially designed to survive a car crash.

Jul 25, 2016, 14:31 PM IST

Road safety highest priority, US assures all help: Gadkari

Acknowledging that road safety is a 'big problem' in India, Gadkari said that every year more than 150,000 people die in five lakh road accidents.

Jul 12, 2016, 10:36 AM IST

Shocking! This kills 400 people in India every day

Over the last ten years, India has lost 13 lakh people to road accidents alone.

May 07, 2016, 21:29 PM IST

Would you leave an accident victim dying on the road?

According to the latest report by National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), on an average, 387 people die daily due to road crashes in India.

Mar 31, 2016, 16:48 PM IST