Safety News

12 12, 2014

Accident Victims Appeal to PM Modi For Stringent Law on Road Safety

NEW DELHI: Victims of road accidents and their families today marched up to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s office in order to appeal to help push a new and stringent law to enforce road safety, not only for those using motorised transport but also pedestrians. The legislation, called the Road Transport and Safety bill, is […]

11 12, 2014

Egencia and iJET Strengthen Global Partnership to Enhance Business Traveler Security

SYDNEY, SHANGHAI, and DELHI, India, Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Egencia®, the business travel company of Expedia, Inc., is adding a new Global Partnership Agreement to its existing relationship with leading traveler security provider, iJET International, Inc. This new agreement will provide an enhanced experience for Egencia customers subscribing to iJET travel risk management services.

As part of its longstanding […]

26 11, 2014

Home Safety – Keep Your Home Safe!

Home is where we retire to after a long day or a place we consider the most comfortable and safe. To every individual, home holds a special importance, be it emotions wise or security wise. Thus we plan it carefully and with patience. But security comes above everything else and hence it is necessary […]

24 11, 2014

Indian Carmakers Worry More About Sales Than Safety

NEW DELHI: India has recorded the maximum road accident deaths worldwide, yet top carmakers are hesitant to introduce essential safety features in cars as they will increase the cost and discourage buyers.

The government is considering a proposal to make it mandatory for cars to come equipped with airbags and antilock braking system (ABS), after […]

19 11, 2014

Ensure a stronger road safety law and introduce it in Parliament #roadsafety

I watched my 3 year old daughter, Lineshya, and husband die in front of my eyes. They were right outside our house waiting for the school van when a speeding bus came from the wrong side and dragged them away. Both of them died on the spot.

My whole world turned upside down. I lost everything in […]

19 11, 2014

How safe is your drinking water

How safe is your drinking water?

70% of our body mass is made up of water. The purification process from the sea to clouds and back to the earth is an act of nature. However, once the water hits the ground, forms rivers and springs and finds its way back to humanity for consumption, it […]

7 11, 2014

Diageo-NDTV Road To Safety campaign

Last year, over 1,37,000 people lost their lives on Indian roads, a number that is shockingly more than the fatalities reported in all our wars put together. Averaging an accident every minute, and a fatality once every four minutes. Diageo-NDTV Road To Safety campaign aims to reduce the number of preventable accidents by encouraging […]

15 09, 2014

New road safety bill proposes long jail terms, heavy fines for offenders

NEW DELHI: Seeking to come down heavily on traffic offenders, government on Saturday proposed steep penalties of up to Rs 3 lakh along with a minimum 7-year imprisonment for death of a child in certain circumstances, besides huge fines for driving violations. 

Read full story on  Times Of India