A file picture of FRSC vans.
The Federal Street Security Corps (FRSC) has urged the residents of Anambra State, particularly motorists to shun acts that might result in highway crash.
The FRSC Sector Commander within the state, Mr Andrew Kumapayi, made the enchantment on Wednesday on the company’s headquarters in Awka, the state capital.
He spoke at an occasion to commemorate the 32nd 12 months anniversary of the Corps which additionally featured the launch of the maiden version of the state command’s journal – “Safety Focus”.
Kumapayi defined that the occasion was aimed toward educating highway customers on security measures to cut back avoidable highway accidents within the state.
He attributed a lot of the crashes on the freeway to carelessness and defective choices, in addition to reckless actions by drivers and different highway customers.
The sector commander, subsequently, urged the folks to at all times adhere to highway security legal guidelines to stop avoidable crashes and lack of lives.
Established on February 18, 1988, the FRSC is aimed toward enlightening Nigerians on highway security and crash prevention points, in addition to to implement highway visitors guidelines and rules with a view to making a protected motoring surroundings.
As a part of the efforts to create a extra enabling surroundings and inclusive system for the enforcement of highway visitors rules, the company has over time adopted a method of aggressive public training and security consciousness campaigns.
Of their varied remarks, the Chairman of the event and Conventional Ruler of Ogidi Neighborhood, Igwe Alex Onyido, in addition to and his Umueri counterpart, Igwe Ben Emeka, urged the company to step up efforts in the direction of enhancing safer roads throughout the state.
In addition they rated the Anambra Command of the FRSC excessive in service supply.