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5 Important Tips For Driving In The Rain – FRSC

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Rain reduces visibility and traction as the roads becomes wet and slippery. While driving under the rain, your stopping distance may become four or more times as long as on a dry road. Consider the following. 1. Reduce your speed to reduce loss of control 2. Drive in tracks of …

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Nigerian Twitter User Excited After He Got A Traffic Offence Ticket From FRSC

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Amirul announced his excitement on twitter as FRSC officials gave him a ticket for a traffic offence. He is obviously glad and loves this new development.  What do you think? See Related Post Police roadblocks gradually coming to an end (Photos)   Download Our Android App Today… https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.donald.autojosh&hl=en Check import duty for over 5,000 …

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6 Things You May Not Know FRSC Could Arrest You For

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In February 1988, the federal government of Nigeria created the Federal Road Safety Commission through Decree No. 45 of the 1988 as amended by Decree 35 of 1992 referred to in the statute books as the FRSC Act cap 141 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria (LFN). It was passed …

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Top 10 Important Road Safety Tips From FRSC

1. Don’t use your mobile phone whilst driving Making or receiving a call, even using a ‘hands free’ phone, can distract your attention from driving and could lead to an accident. 2. Belt up in the back In a collision, an unbelted rear passenger can kill or seriously injure the …

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1,305 Volvo XC90 Recalled Due To Seat-Belt Problem

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The Volvo XC90 with a record five-star rating on safety is surprisingly being recalled for seat-belt issues. The Micro Gas Generator – a component of the seat-belt retractor may come lose and act as a dangerous projectile in the event of a crash. No injuries sustained yet. See Related Post: Volvo Promises Deathproof Cars …

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9 Tips For Driving Safely In The Rain

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Singing in the rain is fun. But driving? For some people, it’s anxiety-producing. But being behind the wheel and a rain-splattered windshield doesn’t have to be a white-knuckled, nerve-racking experience. Well, the rainy season is here again and bad weather conditions are among the top causes of accidents on our …

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10 Safe Driving Tips For Pregnant Women

Image Credit : Etsy Automobile safety would always be a major topic to discuss no matter how advanced we are in technology. Apart from old people and children ,pregnant women are very fragile.Most pregnant women might have their spouse driving them or they result to public transport . What if …

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Takata Reportedly Filing For Bankruptcy This Week.

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Takata which is a Japanese parts supplier is now ready to file for bankruptcy. This comes after the company supplied defective airbag inflators being responsible for the largest automotive recall in history. A US auto parts maker, Key Safety Systems is already interested in buying over Takata’s assets for the some …

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10 Safety Tips For Taxi Drivers

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Whether you are driving a kabu kabu or you have opted in for Uber or Taxify,you are a taxi driver and you need to be safe. Earlier in the year there was an increase in robberies and assaults that involved both passengers and drivers. Suggested : 10 Safety Tips Every Taxi …

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Do Phones Really Cause Explosions At Filling Stations ?

You have probably seen a sign telling you switch of your phone in a filling station. The real question is , does a phone or its signal really cause a fire or explosions. Over the years loads of researchers and engineers have taken this up.The answer always comes to this …

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10 Motorcycle Riding Tips You Should Read

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Same rules applies to powerbike owners and okada riders 1)Wear a helmet Evidence overwhelmingly suggests that wearing a motorcycle helmet significantly reduces the incidence of head injuries in accidents. 2)Get a motorcycle license It is required that bikers get a special motorcycle license in order to ride on the roads. …

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