Photo Release: the Deputy Director-General of Traffic and Transportation Department, Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA), gave the opening remarks at the workshop on Road Safety Audit Concept and the Adaptation in Improving the Crash-Prone Roads

General Press Releases Monday December 24, 2018 16:13
Bangkok--24 Dec--Bloomberg Philanthropies Initiative for Global Road Safety Bangkok

On December 18, 2018, Mr. Surart Jaroenchaisakul (1st left), the Deputy Director-General of Traffic and Transportation Department, Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA), gave the opening remarks at the workshop on Road Safety Audit Concept and the Adaptation in Improving the Crash-Prone Roads, supported by World Resources Institute (WRI) under Bloomberg Philanthropies Initiative for Global Road Safety, at the meeting room of City Planning Department. Assoc. Prof. Kasem Choocharukul, Ph.D. (1st right), Associate Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Chulalongkorn University, gave the presentations on the factors affecting crashes and the concept of safer road system; the safer road and roadside designs; the road safety facilities; the risk assessment and the road safety audits for on service roads. Mr. Kim Lua (center), Senior Associate from the World Resources Institute presented the guideline for the improvement for safer roads by sharing the case studies from countries. The attendants were representatives from the BMA agencies and the police officers from the local police stations and the Traffic Police Division of the Metropolitan Police Bureau.

About Bloomberg Philanthropies Initiative for Global Road Safety (BIGRS) - Bangkok

Bangkok has been selected by Bloomberg Philanthropies, headquartered in New York City, USA, to be 1 of 10 cities to join Bloomberg Philanthropies Initiative for Global Road Safety (BIGRS) for 5 years (2015-2019). Aiming to efficiently reduce road traffic injuries and deaths in Bangkok, the Initiative involves the interventions through campaigns to raise road safety awareness, such as campaigns on drunk driving, reducing speed, seatbelt, and helmet wearing as well as through the design of improving safer roads


Latest Press Release

Nourishing Coconut Retreat at The Okura Spa

Visit The Okura Spa and treat yourself to a blissful Nourishing Coconut Retreat package, the spa package start with a reviving 30-minute body scrub formulated with a therapeutic mix of young coconut pulp and virgin organic coconut oil combined with...

ดิ โอกุระ สปา แนะนำ นอริชชิ่ง โคโคนัท รีทรีท ทรีทเม้นท์ใหม่เพื่อบำรุงผิวในฤดูหนาว

ดิ โอกุระ สปา (The Okura Spa) โรงแรม ดิ โอกุระ เพรสทีจ กรุงเทพฯ (The Okura Prestige Bangkok) แนะนำ "นอริชชิ่ง โคโคนัท รีทรีท" (Nourishing Coconut Retreat)...

Honda LPGA Thailand 2020 National Qualifiers January 20-22, 2020, Siam Country Club Pattaya, Old Course

All professional, amateur and aspiring female golfers in Thailand are invited to compete at the qualifying round of the Honda LPGA Thailand 2020 National Qualifiers, which will be held from January 20-22, 2019 at Siam Country Club Pattaya, Old Course....

Inspired by Advanced Technology Powered by Haute Parfumerie, F1(R) Launches Their Exciting New Fragrance Brand Using 3D Printed Art

Designer Parfums and F1(R) have chosen the stunning backdrop of the last race of the decade, the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2019, to introduce the new fragrance brand - inspired by the excitement, passion, technology and dynamism of...

A Heavenly New Years Eve Celebration with an Exclusive 5-Course Italian Set Dinner at No. 43 Italian Bistro, Cape House Hotel, Bangkok

Celebrate your New Year's Eve with a very special dinner on the 31st December 2019 from 18.00-24.00 hrs. (Last order 23.30 hrs.). Bring your family, your true love and your best friends and spend precious time together with the exceptional "New Year's...

Related Topics