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ROAD USERS URGED TO BE CAUTIOUS ON THE NATION’S ROADS IN THE NEW YEAR

By |2018-08-17T06:54:35+00:00January 23rd, 2018|Road Safety|

January 22, 2018 - Director of The Road Safety Unit in the Ministry of Transport and Mining Kenute Hare, is urging road users to exercise extreme caution on the roads this year. He says drivers should desist from using their motor vehicles to create mayhem on the nation’s roadways as the reduction of crashes and [...]

Riding west, safely – Motorcycle workshop at Sandals Whitehouse today

By |2018-08-17T06:55:20+00:00May 19th, 2016|Road Safety|

Published:Sunday | May 15, 2016 | 12:00 AM Tarik Kiddoe tried to conduct a Back to Basics Motorcycle Safety Workshop in Westmoreland before. In a parish unfortunately infamous for its high level of motorcycle crashes, the turnout was far less than satisfactory. Today, the classroom instruction and road training one-day session returns to the west [...]

Insurance Association of Jamaica (IAJ) gives a boost to the Road Safety effort

By |2018-08-17T06:55:21+00:00April 26th, 2016|Road Safety|

The IAJ today announced that it would be sponsoring workshops to train motor cyclists to ride their bikes properly.  The seminars dubbed “Back to Basics” to be conducted by Tarik Kiddoe will be held primarily in Westmoreland which has become a major zone for deadly motor cycle crashes.  Mr. Kiddoe also plans to do a [...]

MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT & WORKS CRASH REPORT MARCH 10, 2016

By |2016-03-15T15:16:17+00:00March 15th, 2016|Road Safety|

ROAD SAFETY UNITY This report provides an analysis of traffic accidents that occurred as at March 10, 2016. The traffic accident data quoted met fundamental guidelines for reporting and classifying traffic accidents as defined by the Road Safety Unit. The main criteria are; the crash has been reported to the police, the crash occurred on [...]

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