Jose John May 17, 2016 No Comments
HOW ACCIDENTS HAPPEN? Is it the right term to say that an accident had happened? Accidents do not occur of its own. There must be some reason; a mistake committed by someone that leads to an accident. Reading between the lines, the right term to describe it is, to borrow the railway jargon that says, “Accidents do not happen; they are caused.” It is true. Most of the accidents involving heavy vehicles occur during the wee hours in the national highways. Over speeding, lack of alertness, drowsiness, driving in inebriated condition, some drivers taking a nap and allowing the cleaners to drive, and poor maintenance of vehicles and roads, and many more. Accidents of these kinds occur outside city limits everyday all over India. In cities, accidents involving 2 wheelers top the list! A statistic says that mostly 2 wheeler riders in between 18 and 30 are more prone. That is because these youngsters do not have patience. If they see an auto or a heavy vehicle going ahead, they blindly overtake, coming face to face with the oncoming vehicle, resulting in a head-on collision. If only they show some patience and look ahead before overtaking, they could avoid his tragedy. Always obey traffic police. They are your well-wishers....
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