Spring traffic safety campaign will be held in Kanto area
Wear a seat belt on all the seats to protect your life! To
Wear a seat belt on all the seats to protect your life! To
2019 April 25
East Nippon Expressway Co., Ltd.
NEXCO EAST Kanto Regional Head Office(Saitama City, Saitama Prefecture) is a Expressway traffic police force and Expressway traffic safety council during the Spring National Traffic Safety Campaign period from May 11 (Sat) to May 20 (Mon). We carry out "spring traffic safety campaign" in service areas of the jurisdiction in conjunction with related organizations such as.
In this Spring Traffic Safety Campaign, we will distribute educational booklets on road safety, driving manners, exhibitions such as patrol cars and white-baiquets, ignition flares of flares, etc. to customers using Expressway .
Overview of traffic safety campaign
From May 11 (Sat) to May 20 (Mon) 2019
* Today we aim for zero traffic death: May 20 (Mon)
NEXCO EAST Kanto Regional Head Office Conducted at rest facilities in the jurisdiction
※ About details such as place, date and time,Attachment【PDF: 53KB】Please refer to.
Ignition experience of a flare tube
Exhibition of falling objects
Implementation of last fiscal year
- The content of the implementation varies depending on each campaign.
BeforehandAttachment【PDF: 53KB】Please confirm the contents of the campaign's campaign and thank you for coming.
- Depending on the weather on the day etc., we may cancel the hurry campaign or change the time.
There are five important themes this time! !
- Let's wear seat belts with all seats!
- Are there any “drops” on the Expressway? Check the load before leaving and when you're resting!
- Drowsy driving prevention! Early break at the rest facility
- In case of emergency at Expressway, be sure to “sign to follow-on car”, “evacuate to safe place”, “report”!
- Motorcycle accident prevention! Drive at a safe speed without excessive passing through
1. Let's wear seat belts with all seats!
Last year, there was a disastrous accident that was released outside the vehicle due to non-wearing of the seat belt on the Expressway in the NEXCO EAST Kanto Regional Head Office area. In the past data, the fatality rate of the seat belt non-wearer isAbout 14 timesIt extends to (see below). In addition, of traffic accident dead people in Expressway of 2017 (including designated self-sustained roads)About 30%Is a non-seat belt wearer (see below).
Since seat belts are directly linked to life,Wear all driver's seat, passenger's seat and back seatLet's thoroughly.
2. Let's check the load before departure and during breaks!
The number of falling objects that occur at Expressway within the NEXCO EAST area isAbout 100,000 a yearIt has occurred (right figure). In particular, throughout the yearThe number of falling properties in early spring is increasing.
On Expressway where cars run at speeds of 100 km / h, falling objects are at high risk of accidents, and in some cases they can cause death.
Falling objects are the responsibility of the dropper.When you go out, please be sure to check the state of the load even if the load is securely fixed or when you are taking a break in the service area etc.
3. Drowsy driving prevention! Early break at the rest facility
Expressway, you unconsciously focus your gaze at a point ahead, and as a result, your attention fallsDrowsy driving / voluntary drivingThere is a risk of falling into
If you feel sleepy or tired while traveling on the Expressway, take a break at the nearest rest facility without overdoing it. In addition, let's take a little nap, drink water etc., take a break, lighten exercises and refresh your body when taking a break.If you feel tired, take a break early!
4. In the event of an emergency on an Expressway let's make sure to "sign to follow-on vehicle", "evacuate to a safe place", "report"!
NEXCO EAST Kanto Regional Head Office in the area at Expressway,There has been a collision accident with the stopped vehicle etc.Expressway is a very dangerous space where cars come and go at 100 km / h. If you go out on the main line or shoulders without an accident or breakdown, if you act in the same way as a general road, you may be caught in an unexpected accident.
If you go out of the car without getting caught on an Expressway due to accident or breakdown,Hazard lampPlease light up and sign the following car. After stopping,Flare tubeorStop indication device (triangular display plate)Let's signal further with. Stop indication device (triangular display board) has "display obligation" when stopping on the Expressway . In case of emergency, be sure to carry it with you.
Then, both the driver and passengers carefully pay attention to the passing vehicle,Promptly evacuate to a safe place after thoroughly checking whether the place can be evacuated, such as the outside of the guard railplease. The car interior is not a safe area. An accident has occurred that was killed by a following car and lost its life.
If you evacuate to a safe place,110 · Emergency telephone · Road emergency dial # 9910Please report in one of the following.
5. Motorcycle accident prevention! Drive at a safe speed without excessive passing through
Unlike a car, a motorcycle is easily affected by the weather, such as rain or wind, and there is nothing to protect the body in case of an accident, so even a slight accident can lead to a serious accident. Unfortunately, in 2020Seven fatal accidents involving motorcycles(NEXCO EAST Kanto Regional Head Office jurisdiction) occurred, and seven precious lives were lost.
When traveling on Expressway ,speedTo be conservative,Inter-vehicular distanceLet's take enough. In addition, we slip through road shoulder and between carsUnreasonable overtakingPlease stop it because it is very dangerous.
On the other hand, since it is easy for a motorbike to enter the blind spot of a car, it is recommended that all car drivers drive with caution when changing lanes.