In many countries today, road carnage is the order of the day. This is as a result of ignorance, pride and in some cases poor infrastructure. Many countries and especially the developing world has poor road network and as a result many accidents occur daily. Some of the accidents are fatal and others lead to permanent disabilities on the victim. This can be changed if the respective government did some home work and invested in good roads. As a result, the number of fatalities on the road will change to the positive side. There is need for increased awareness amongst the drivers that good roads are not a guarantee for the reduced number of accidents.
Drivers should drive carefully on the road and they should realize that they owe each and every road user a duty of care. Each driver should concentrate on driving their vehicle and little or no care should be given to the personal matters such as receiving of mobile phones. Statistics show that many accidents are avoidable if drivers were keen on observing the traffic rules. They also show that corruption among the drivers and other stakeholders such as the police go a long way in encouraging accidents on the roads. Inept drivers without any training or driving licenses are allowed to drive on the roads and as a result, they cause accidents that could have been avoided. Governments should ensure that they regulate issuance of driving licenses and the quality of training accorded to the drivers.
It should be noted that not all the driving schools offer the required training. Some are out to make money and as a result, unqualified drivers will get an opportunity to showcase their incompetence on the roads. This will dent the image and reputation of the driving profession. All drivers should be subjected to rigorous training under the supervision of a qualified, tested, trained and experienced driving instructor Bondi junction.
This will go a long way in ensuring that that they have knowledge that they can employ on the road to help them reduce the number of accidents. It will also give them an opportunity to respect other road users who are using the roads. Qualified drivers rarely cause accidents and if they do so, it is always a case of cant avoid. They get involved in accidents which may have been caused by other unqualified drivers and as such they become victims of circumstances. It is important for a driver to attend a driving lessons Maroubra even after they have cleared their initial classes and gone to the road.
This will ensure that they get contemporary information on the latest rules and regulations, road signs amongst other road issues. In many countries, this is mandatory and failure to do so attracts heavy penalties. This is meant to ensure that nobody gambles with the life of a pedestrian or passenger while on the road. As a result of such lessons, the number of accidents on the roads has reduced tremendously.