European Road Safety Charter
Good Practice

Good practice submission

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Good practice submission

Organisation details

Please describe the main road safety challenges/problems you have addressed or are addressing. 
To reduce the total number of deaths in car accidents We believe that by influencing people’s way of thinking on road safety, we will contribute to the reduction of car accidents. Besides, the application of laws and principles in Greece tends to be a very critical issue. We have chosen to implement following actions because they are not covered ( 3,4) or are covered partially (1,2) from other organizations related to road safety. As google analytics indicates, visitors in our website are interested in these matters.
What are your objectives? 
Raise awareness about specific road safety topics.
Raise awareness about road safety issues related to young population.
Train the driving schools instructors.
Indicate black spots to authorities

Project activities

List the actions you carried/are carrying out 
Name of action 

Inform our members and friends via monthly newsletters. Our newsletter reaches over the 3.000 recipients. ( Various and important subjects are pointed out, such as driving in tunnels, drugs and driving, dog in the car, safe rules of overtaking etc.

Name of action 

Information campaign targeting the teachers and parents, through distribution of 4.000 brochures, about  road safety for students. (school buses, children in cars, etc). Teachers and parents are thought to be knowledge “multipliers

Name of action 

Information campaign targeting driving school instructors, with seminar organized for this purpose. Driving school instructors were informed on various subjects that are underestimated in Greece. (Comparison with other countries in EU, drugs and driving, driving at third age, alcohol and driving, multiple effects after a road accident etc). Driving school instructors are also thought to be knowledge “multipliers”.  In Greece, the appropriate training of young drivers is inefficient and with this seminar we tried to persuade driving school instructors to point out these matters to young drivers as well. 

Name of action 

Indication of dangerous points to authorities


How have you shared information about your project and its results? 
Through our monthly newsletters
How many people did you reach/have you reached? 
Who carried/carries out the evaluation activities? 
Internal evaluation
When did/will you carry out the evaluation? 
After the intervention