#RoadSafety

.Florida City, FL, USA
A Florida man planted a banana tree on the road in a bid to keep motorists away (Photo Credit: Unsplash/Representational)

  • A broken private road in south Fort Myers. Raymond was troubling residents
  • A Florida man decided to plant a tree on the road to warn motorists from falling
  • Anything is better than potholes, say people who work down the street

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
An increased number of cases related to driver automation have been reported in the US, (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Incidents involving airbag deployement, tow-away and hospital treated injury need to be reported
  • The order was issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • The agency said it also intends to make the information publicly available

.Beijing, China
The report also said that Tesla would contact affected users to upgrade their vehicle's software remotely for free. (Photo Credit: Flickr)

  • This comes after an investigation found issues with its assisted driving software
  • According to the investigation, the software could cause road collisions
  • it affects some imported and domestically manufactured Model 3 and Model Y vehicles

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Commuters during a traffic jam amid COVID-induced lockdown in Bengaluru on June 10, 2021. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Delhi Traffic Police has revised maximum speed limits for all category vehicles
  • The maximum speed limits were revised in view of the traffic scenario and safety of road users
  • The revised maximum speed limits have been notified in Delhi Gazette 

Chandigarh, Apr 5 (PTI) Punjab Chief Secretary Vini Mahajan on Monday directed the departments concerned and the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to rectify all accident-prone black ...

.Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh, India
The accident occurred near Sunkaripeta village. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • The two buses were travelling in opposite directions and collided head-on
  • Immediately after the collision, a truck carrying empty gas cylinders hit one of the buses from behind
  • Police said that drivers of both the buses were killed in the accident