NPA Partners FRSC to curb heavy duty truck accidents
Written by Adewale Adeyemi on February 6, 2023
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has agreed to partner with the management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to address the menace posed by falling trucks in Lagos State.
The Lagos Sector Commander of Corps, Corps Commander, Olusegun Ogungbemide, made the pledge in a statement through the Route Commander, Sector Public Education Officer, Mrs RC Sonusi, in Lagos on Sunday.
Ogungbemide said that in response to the menace posed by falling trucks in Lagos State, FRSC and Ports Authority had agreed to partner in addressing the challenge.
Both parties further agreed that while FRSC Operatives might not necessarily be involved directly in the ports trucking operations, FRSC would collaborate to ensure that the trucks meet minimum safety standards and are properly latched before being allowed out of the port terminals.