On Friday, 27 April 2012 the Chariots of Destiny Organization alongside the Pamoja road safety initiative participated in the Safaricom's safety and health day celebrations held at the Safaricom headquarters from 10 AM to 5 PM.
The event was held in observance of the world day for safety and health at work which is an annual international campaign to promote safe, healthy and decent work is commemorated annually on 28 April. Members of COD and Pamoja spoke to the Safaricom workforce on different aspects of safe driving including:
• Seat belt use by motor vehicle drivers and all passengers
• Safer speeds – use of speeds within limits and appropriate for the type of road, vehicle and conditions
• Mobile phone and other distractions in relation to driving safely
• Substance use/abuse in relation to driving safely
Other companies/organizations present at the event included Total Kenya and the Emergency Medical Service.
COD commends Safaricom for this great initiative and taking the bold step to advocate for road safety to its workforce.