We are a registered road safety non-governmental organization and we have been at the centre of preventing road traffic accidents in Nigeria and around the world.
The road safety campaign was established in 2011 to create greater awareness of the potential to prevent unnecessary death and serious injury.
Our campaign has enabled work across all three major components of road safety, namely: Road, Vehicle and Behaviour.
Nigerians are nearly 9 times more likely to die on the road than in any other daily activity
Road deaths are becoming the leading cause of death in children and young adults
Over 100 people are killed or seriously injured on the road everyday
Nigerians Unite for Road Safety is a company limited by guarantee
(Registered in England and Wales, Company No: 09976045)
Fourth United Nations Road Safety Week 8-14 May 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017 - Saturday, May 27, 2017
9:00am - 4:30pm
Fourth United Nations Road Safety Week 8-14 May 2017 will be held in Nigeria in collaboration with WHO and all of us who use the roads for all travel. The theme of this years event is “kill your speed, not a child”
In the context of the Fourth UN Global Road Safety Week, the highlight which is the danger of excessive speeding which is a major factor to road traffic death and injury.
We call on government at at levels and stakeholders to introduce a 30km/h speed limit around schools, hospitals and residential roads.
Our aim for this proposal in these area are to:
- Prevent Death and Injury
- Improve Road Safety
- Encourage Walking and Cycling
- Improve Local Environment
We need your help to organize, support and celebrate Children’s Day on the 27th of May 2017 in Lagos, Abeokuta and Ibadan .
We are doing our best to influence government to commit to the National Road Safety Strategy 2016-2020 and we must not stop here, We need you and your campaigning voice to keep our children safe on the road.
Nigerians Unite for Road Safety (NUFORSA) is a UK charity entirely funded by our supporters. NUFORSA is registered charity in England and Wales.
To donate towards this event please visit www.nuforsa.org.ng/donate
Event LocationFRSC Ikeja, Mobolaji Bank Anthony