TRANSPORT MINISTER REVIEWS ON ACCIDENTS WITH TSRTC OFFICIALS FOR MAKING TSRTC ACCIDENT FREE
365telugu.com online news,Hyderabad, may 18th: The Hon’ble Transport Minister Mr. Vemula Prashanth Reddy in his chambers reviewed with Officers of TSRTC regarding recently happened accidents. He suggested few important measures to make TSRTC accident free.
Incentives for safety driving to Drivers. Removal for Cell phone driving, gutkha consumption while driving and drunken driving. All the Hire Bus Drivers and Owners will be made accountable for accidents henceforth by making them pay penalties and even cancellation of agreement. Hire Bus Owners will be punished by paying fines in ac. Encouragement to Hire Bus Drivers who are driving safely. If necessary will examine increasing payable rates to the Hire Bus Owners so as to pay better salaries to Hire Bus Drivers. Regional Managers will be made accountable for accidents in their Region. Hire Bus Drivers should be given weightage marks in TSRTC Recruitment. Regular check up of bus condition. Regularly conducting Refresher Trainings to all the Drivers (including Private Hire Bus Drivers) who are identified as accident prone and with bad driving habits.