To inculcate good road safety behaviour, particularly amongst youth, the first "Tell Everyone" Road Safety Outreach Programme for 2020 was held yesterday morning. The programme is organised by Brunei Shell Petroleum Company Sdn Bhd, BSP; National Road Safety Council, MKKJR; Brunei Shell Marketing Company, BSM; Megamas Training Company Sdn Bhd in collaboration with Universiti Brunei Darussalam, UBD. It aims to increase road safety and awareness and contribute to the reduction of road accident.
It was officiated this morning by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Haji Mohd Yusof, Minister of Transport and Infocommunications as Chairman of MKKJR. Also present was Dato Seri Paduka Architect Awang Haji Marzuke bin Haji Mohsin, Deputy Minister of Development. The programme focuses on communicating the seven key road safety messages, among them - not speeding, wearing seatbelts, no mobile phone usage while driving, not driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol. The programme which has been running since 2018 targets the youth and is hoped to encourage them to obey traffic rules and embrace positive attitudes and commitment towards road safety.
Source: Radio Television Brunei