The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) is launching the first worldwide outdoor campaign on road safety. Embodied by 13 famous ambassadors, the “3500 lives” campaign is named after tragic statistics: everyday, 3,500 people die in car crashes worldwide, which means 1.25 million every year. The campaign promotes 10 “Golden Rules” which remind us how to
Back to School Season: Make Safety Your Priority this Fall The time to go back to school is just around the corner and school buses will be picking up kids and young people will be scurrying across streets to get to class before the bell rings. Traffic increases and parents are often guilty of running
With great pride and excitement, resqme, Inc. is once again sponsoring the brave Emme Hall and Sabrina Howells as they make their way across the harsh and unforgiving Moroccan desert in the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles – one of the toughest motorsport races in the world. GAZELLES TV 2015 – ESSAOUIRA by Rallye-Aicha-des-Gazelles As team
By Brad Proffit “Hello. My name is Brad and I’m a volunteer firefighter/EMT for a rural area fire department in North Carolina. Several months ago, I saw the Resqme on YouTube and thought it was worth a buy. I attached it to my key ring and it has stayed there since. That is, until yesterday.
We received a moving message this yesterday morning from United Hatzalah. “Last Sunday, one of United Hatzalah’s EMT volunteers was at work when he received a dispatch that a road accident had occurred near his location. He leapt on his ambucycle to race to the rescue, arriving on scene in less than 60 seconds! A car
October is officially Breast Cancer Awareness Month: an annual campaign developed to raise awareness for the detection and treatment of breast cancer. About 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer over the course of their lifetime, and about 2,360 new cases of breast cancer were expected to be diagnosed in men in 2014.1
The 1st Global Congress on “Women and Road Safety: Project for Society” will be held on March 8 & 9, 2014 at the Palais des Congrès, Skhirat, Rabat, Morocco. Every day in Morocco and around the world, many people are killed or injured on the roads. Men, women and children who go to school or
Talk Before It Is Too Late Road Safety announced that in January 2014, 238 people died in road accidents in France , against 239 a year earlier, representing a relatively stable (-0.5%) rate. The association of 40 million motorists challenged this figure. In fact, he noted that Road Safety announced 271 deaths for the month
What to Keep In Your Car Emergency Kit By Guest Author: Samuel Joyce Drivers face a plethora of crisis every day. Traffic jams, rough weather, flat tires, dead batteries, stranded miles away from a gas station or eatery, in the middle of the night, overheated radiators and much more. Whether you are few hundred kilometers
How to Handle Your Teenager’s First Car Accident By Guest Author: Marie Sulenski All parents worry about their teen drivers getting into a car accident. Joanne Helperin of Edmunds Inc. told Disney Family that, statistically speaking, there’s a good chance a teen driver will be involved in an accident during the first 12 months of driving.