Over 176,000 helmets presented to first grade pupils

06/09/2019

VGP – The Ha Noi Transport Safety Committee, the Department of Education and Training, and Honda Company jointly held a program on helmet gifts for children in 2019 under the motto “Keeping up dreams.”

 
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The event is part of Plan 127/KH-UBND, dated June 3, 2019 of the Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee on helmet gifts.

The city targets to raise the rate of helmet wearing to 80% by 2020. All 100% of pupils who get helmets will wear them while participating in traffic. 

The plan aims to raise public awareness; sense of obedience on obliged regulations on standardized helmet wearing when taking part in traffic by motorbikes and electric bicycles in order to mitigate traffic accidents among the group of children.

In the new academic year (2019-2020), Honda Viet Nam will present over 176,000 helmets for all grade-one learners in Ha Noi. 

On this occasion, at Tran Quoc Toan primary school, 338 helmets were awarded./. 

By Kim Anh