No ration, no drink as Karur tightens helmet rule

Officials, who ride two-wheelers to government offices without wearing helmets, will be marked absent, says a circular issued by collector Dr T Prabhushankar.

published on : 15th April 2022

Collector, MLAs flower-ready to fight helmet-less riders

The incident had irked the public and social activists alike. Vellore resident Ganesh said the top district officer and public representatives had humiliated the motorists.

published on : 17th March 2022

Crash helmet, 40 kmph speed limit for motorcycles with children below 4 years as pillion passenger

The new rules state that the speed of a motorcycle with a child up to the age of four years being carried on the pillion will not be more than 40 kmph.

published on : 17th February 2022

Colleague’s husband beats supermarket employee with helmet, breaks her hand

Woman made to wait for 12 hrs before CT scan done at private hospital; police register case against attacker

published on : 17th February 2022

Helmet to be must for kids on two-wheelers, say new rules from Centre

The new rules limit the speed of two-wheelers carrying a child below the age of four to 40 km/hr.  Also, children must wear a safety vest that securely attaches them to the driver.

published on : 17th February 2022

Assam journalist beaten up by cops for asking ‘where is your helmet’

“Civilians are fined for not wearing a helmet. So I asked why they were not wearing one. They started abusing me. Soon, the assault followed,” the journalist said.

published on : 8th February 2022

From distributing helmets to fighting underage driving: Tragedy turned them road safety crusaders

Raghvendra Kumar sold his ancestral land so that he could distribute over 50,000 helmets among those who ride two-wheelers without the protective gear.

published on : 30th January 2022

Hyderabad cops use Allu Arjun's 'Pushpa' poster to urge people to wear helmets while riding bikes

Cashing on the film's massive success, the Hyderabad Traffic police page on Twitter uses Allu Arjun's Photograph from his latest blockbuster to spread awareness on the helmet rule.

published on : 17th January 2022

Helmet for your baby

The road transport ministry issued a draft rule notification recently proposing helmets and safety harnesses for kids who are between nine months and four years old 

published on : 17th December 2021

Centre steps up crackdown on spurious 2-wheeler helmets, pressure cooker, cooking gas cylinder

The Consumer Protection Authority has issued notices to five e-commerce entities, including Amazon, Flipkart and PaytmMall.

published on : 24th November 2021
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