Category Archives: Road Safety

Over 11,000 injured in road accidents in past 16 years – Cyprus Mail

Over 11,000 people have been seriously injured in traffic accidents in Cyprus in the last 16 years, according to an NGO. “In Cyprus in the past 16 years we’ve had 11,280 serious injuries,” Marios Stavrou, chairman of NGO Reaction, Youth for Prevention, told a news conference. “Based on this number, imagine how the lives of […]

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Find-a-patient mobile app to cut emergency response times – Cyprus Mail

THE state health services presented a unique mobile phone application for ambulance calls on Wednesday, which they say is the first in Europe, which can track and locate a patient and help reduce response time. The software, which will run through the Zoom Cyprus application, was developed free of charge by private companies in cooperation […]

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GEM Motoring Assist claims drug driving penalties are inconsistent | Cars | Life & Style | Daily Express

ROAD Safety and breakdown organisation GEM Motoring Assist has raised concerns about drug-driving across the UK in the wake of a number of cases where sentences seems to have been inconsistently applied and recent reports of ‘sky-high’ recordings over the legal limit.

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Online petition to curb boy racers in Paphos – Cyprus Mail

BOY racers in Paphos are causing huge problems on a stretch of road in Kato Paphos resulting in complaints by hotel guests and residents, one of whom is launching an online petition to have the problem sorted before next year’s cultural capital events kick off. One resident is drumming up support for an online petition […]

Source: Online petition to curb boy racers in Paphos – Cyprus Mail