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Traffic Safety Hands-on Training

Introduction

  • On-site hands-on training is essential for safe driving
    • Training on experiencing various possible risky situations while driving so that the driver can become aware of traffic safety
  • Purpose
    • To reduce and prevent accidents by having drivers become aware of traffic safety through hands-on sessions in the vehicle
  • Overview
    • Subject: Commercial and general drivers including those of two-wheeled vehicles
    • Venue: 2 centers in Sangju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do and Hwaseong-si, Gyeonggi-do
    • Content
      • Understanding the driving posture and structure of vehicle for safe driving
      • Practicing braking and steering in diverse road conditions
      • Eco-driving to reduce fuel consumption
      • Specialized knowledge for bus and truck drivers
  • Expected results
    • The analysis covering 12 months during the period 2009~2014 (50,181 effective samples) showed that accidents were reduced by about 54% and casualties were down by 77%