NTSC panel reviews implementation of National Road Safety Strategy May 16, 2019 0 393 12345 QNADohaThe Follow-up Committee of the National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) held a meeting with representatives of Qatar Transportation and Traffic Safety Center at Qatar University (QU). The meet was chaired by Undersecretary of the Ministry of Education and Higher Education and Chairman of the Committee HE Dr Ibrahim bin Saleh al Nuaimi.The meeting stressed the importance of the role of the Follow-up Committee in reviewing the achievements made by the authorities and ministries n implementing the National Road Safety Strategy, and in determining the challenges and finding solutions to move forward in activating the set plans aimed at achieving the objectives of the strategy in Qatar.The participants also highlighted the important role of QU’s Qatar Transportation and Traffic Safety Center in conducting research that contributed effectively to making radical changes that raised the level of traffic safety in the country.At the end of the meeting, the Follow-up Committee issued several recommendations, urging all parties concerned to implement the National Road Safety Strategy through participating in the workshops and conferences held by Qatar Transportation and Traffic Safety Center, and implementing the research on traffic safety and facilitating the work of researchers by providing them with the necessary data.The team of Qatar Transportation and Traffic Safety Center shed light on the achievements of the centre, including the study of the specifications of the methods of separation on the roads and the intermediate islands, and the study of child car seats available in the local market with subjecting them to experiments in the collision laboratory at the centre in cooperation with the Hamad International Training Center.The team noted that the centre carried out two training courses on traffic safety in 2018 and that it is announcing two more training courses this year, in September and November. The courses will be attended by road safety specialists from relevant government agencies. The centre has also launched a driving simulation laboratory to conduct traffic accident studies, in addition to other related events and projects. Pages 1234567 RELATED ARTICLES 200 families get food baskets from Vodafone Qatar and Hifz Al Naema May 16, 2019 0 663 QC opens orphanage in Pakistan’s Swat May 16, 2019 0 556 ICBF honours winners of Hajikka Memorial Essay Writing Contest May 16, 2019 0 505 CHAIRMAN OF GENERAL AUTHORITY OF CUSTOMS MEETS ENVOYS Chairman of General Authority of Customs HE Ahmed bin Abdullah al Jamal met with Ambassador of Switzerland to Qatar HE Edgar Dorig in Doha on Wednesday. They discussed cooperation between the two sides as well as some .. Global experts explore treatment options for athletics injuries at Aspetar conference Tribune News Network Doha Aspetar, the orthoapaedic and sports medicine hospital in Doha, has successfully concluded its three-day conference on medicine and science in athletics which featured an impressive elite ..