LITRAK organized Essay Writing Competition in Conjunction with Road Safety Talk in Schools 2008
31 Jan 2008
LITRAK, once again, started its series of Road Safety Talk in schools with the co-operation of PDRM, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) to the local communities.
Since its inception 5 years ago, this community program has received good responses from the schools and believed to have successfully educate the young generations about road safety.
For this year¡¯s series, LITRAK has incorporated Essay writing and Drawing Competition as to lure more participation from the students. Students were to write an essay related to Road Safety and draw a poster on Road safety.
About 300 students from SMK Bandar Menjalara in Kepong were recently given some good advice on how to behave while on the road from the traffic police of Kuala Lumpur.
¡°This kind of talks are important in order to instill awareness on road safety among youngsters,¡± said LITRAK Traffic Safety Manager, Nor Azman Ishak after the event which also witnessed 6 students received prizes for their winning essays in the Essay Writing Competition. The essay topic is related to Road Safety.
Nor Azman added that LITRAK has planned for more of such activities involving schools along LDP. ¡°We believe that with proper guidance on traffic safety, our youngsters would be responsible road users. In the long run, this would help to reduce the number of accidents,¡± he said.