500 helmets given to students, parents to increase awareness of traffic law

FPT Group liaised with authorities in Ho Chi Minh City's Cu Chi District gave 500 helmets to students and residents in the district on May 9.

The program aims to increase information and inhabitants' awareness of students and their parents' in obeying the law of wearing helmet for children on motorbikes to decrease death of traffic accidents.

Before giving helmets to students and parents, traffic police in the district have checked and assess these unqualified helmets for drivers.

Police told people about the bad effects of wearing fake and poor-quality helmets which aren’t capable of protecting the user’s head as they are supposed to, and worse, they aggravate the user’s injuries in case of accidents.

The program is one of the content on the safety traffic festival themed "Being good parents means wearing helmets for your children" launched by the National Traffic Safety Committee. 

By Quoc Hung - Translated by Uyen Phuong

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