“Prevention is better than cure”, Keeping this thought, The Department of Civil Engineering, FEAT, SGTU organized an E-workshop on “Defensive riding: Ride Safe Awareness Program (RSAP)”, on 15th July, 2021 in association with Hero MotoCorp Limited.
The major cause of around 78% accidents is unsafe driving. The Expert from industry Mr. Sunil Malhotra who has over a 30 years of working experience in Automobile Industry and safety delivered a talk on Defensive and Safe driving to our students he explained the importance of safety gears and role of individual in defensive riding. He also discussed the scenario of accidents in India and how we are lacking behind by others countries in terms of awareness. A brief talk on Pre-ride checks and safe following distance (2 seconds rule) is also done. At the end, a discussion on is carried out the basic principle of “Each one, Teach one”. The entire workshop is held by Hero MotoCorp Limited team members.