On 24 May 2018, an orientation programme on road safety was conducted by the Health and Safety Committee in collaboration with the Risk Management Committee- Department of Business Studies, Ibri College of Technology.
The objective of the programme was to create more awareness among the staff members of the department. It was conducted in Room 91A from 9.00am to 9.30am. Dr K. Elangovan was invited as a keynote speaker. He gave a presentation on traffic accidents on road in Oman, causes for accidents, forces acting on a car, role of speed in accidents, differences between 2WD and 4WD vehicles, types of traffic accidents and collisions.
He closed his session by explaining safety precautions drivers and passengers should observe while on the move. The session was very interesting and enriched the knowledge of staff members on road safety.
The Health and Safety Committee of Engineering Department organized a “Road Safety” awareness program on 23 November 2017 from 08.00am to 08.30am in hall number B108 and 10.00am to 10.30am in hall number B106 for the II Year Diploma students. The speaker of the program was Mr S. Manikandan and Dr Alfred Franklin explained the procedures and precautions to be taken while driving to create awareness on road safety and how to avoid road traffic accidents (RTA).