Speed Limiting Device: FRSC starts arresting defaulting motorists

09/07/2019

Posted by: Jane Osuagwu

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To ensure that the number of road accidents reduces these ember months, FRSC has begun enforcing the use of speed limiters by motorists.

The Federal Road Safety Corps Sector Commander for Abuja, Ayuba Wobin Gora, said the command has commenced the arrest of motorists who remove the speed limiter devices fixed on their vehicles.

According to Ayuba, FRSC will always see to it that vehicles use the speed limiter device whenever they are on the road.

As reported by Naijauto, some motorists were said to have gone ahead to disconnect the device from their vehicles so it now becomes necessary that its use is enforced.

The sector commander explained that the reason for enforcing the use of the speed limiter was to reduce the number of road accidents on the highway. He added that the command had arrested some offenders who failed to install the speed limiting device.

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The command has already arrested some motorists who failed to install the speed limiting device on their vehicle

He went further to say,

Besides, we have entered the ember months, and the basic thing we are doing is to remind the motorists that they must drive carefully and observe traffic rules and regulations

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While speaking on the obstructions in Kiwai, Gada-Biyu and other roads caused by articulated vehicles fond of parking on both sides of the road, Ayuba pointed out that the sector will collaborate with the truck drivers’ union executives to clear the obstructions.

He also said,

We are also working with the Federal Ministry of Works to get a temporary location that these trucks will park, for the drivers to eat or do whatever they want to do within the environment and later proceed.

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Jane Osuagwu is an automotive writer at Naijauto.com. She's a car enthusiast who loves creating educative and informative topics on cars, ranging from maintenance tips to updates on the latest trend in the auto industry in concise and friendly writing. 

Jane is also a blogger and loves reading, inspiring people and getting involved in personal development projects.

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