Why Roads Are Damaged
Inadequate practices lead to structural failures, roughness, cracks, and moisture ingress in to roads and ultimately lead to pavement disintegration. ... The adoption of best and reliable construction practices will ensure the construction of durable and long-lasting roads.
Why Bad Roads Are Dangerous
Poor road conditions can lead to more than just a bumpy ride. Roads can deteriorate to the level where they become dangerous. ... Uneven road surfaces can cause a driver to lose control of their vehicle, leading to a crash or rollover accident injuring the driver, passengers, and pedestrians.
Effects Of Bad Roads On The Economy
Roads are the arteries through which the economy pulses. By linking producers to markets, workers to jobs, students to school, and the sick to hospitals, roads are vital to any development agenda. Since 2002, the World Bank has constructed or rehabilitated more than 260,000 km of roads.
Why Do We Need Good Roads
Roads make a crucial contribution to economic development and growth and bring important social benefits. ... In addition, providing access to employment, social, health and education services makes a road network crucial in fighting against poverty. Roads open up more areas and stimulate economic and social development.
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