The Ghana Society of Road Traffic Injury Prevention (GSIRTIP) is an NGO whose purpose is to reduce road traffic injuries in Ghana. They work to reduce road traffic accidents by promoting road safety awareness and advocating for policies which reduce fatalities. The National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) was founded in 2004 with a vision of providing a safe, secure, efficient and sustainable road transport system for all.
Reports of road accidents in Ghana have been on the rise in the past few days.Efforts of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) to curb the canker has proved futile due to the recklessness of drivers, riders, passengers and negligence.
The rampant reportage of road accidents in Ghana has been a great concern to citizens.The cause of this chronic disaster has been attributed to several factors.According to National Road Safety Commission (NRSC), mandatory tow levy will be re-introduced as a form of measure to improve our roads and reduce road accidents.
On the average, 6 people die daily and 2,000 lives perish annually through road traffic crashes; a situation that poses a major threat to the road transport sector. According to the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC), about 90 per cent of road crashes were due to human error. The Commission revealed that April and December were the most accident-prone months because of festivities such as Easter and Christmas. Statistics indicate that road accidents are predominant in the Greater Accra, Eastern, Brong Ahafo
More than 460 persons died while over 2,272 others were injured in vehicular accidents from January to July of 2020. A total of, 2,085 crashes, involving 3,415 vehicles were recorded during the period. Mrs May Obiri-Yeboah, the Executive Director of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC), who disclosed this at the launch of the NRSC 2020 Easter Campaign in Accra, said the accident comprised of 1,394 commercial vehicles, 1,401 private vehicles, and 620 motorcycles. She said at the same period last year a
The National Road Safety Commission is set to implement a programme dub, Passengers Manifest Programme.This Programme is aimed at reducing the difficulties encountered to locate families of passengers in an event of an accident.