Ogun FRSC Takes Step to Enforce Traffic Laws on Highways
The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSc, in Ogun state is to commence a Special Patrol Operations focusing on excessive speed and other dangerous driving during the Easter Celebration.
According to the sector Public Education officer, Mrs. Florence Okpe about one thousand and five hundred regular and Special Marshals have been deployed to oversee traffic activities on highways across the state.
She noted that operational equipment mobilised for the special operations include thirty five patrol vehicles , six advanced Life Support Ambulances five patrol motor bikes and two heavy duty tow trucks.
Mrs. Okpe listed other focus of the special operations to include lane indiscipline; Use of phone while driving, Seat belt violation and Overloading violation.
She hinted tyre violation, speed limiting device violation among others.
The Ogun State Sector Command also appealed to motorists to demonstrate the reason for this season by showing love to fellow road users by sharing the road responsibly and obeying traffic rules.