The Nationwide Youth Service Corps has warned its drivers to take heed to their well being and circumstances of their autos always in an effort to guarantee their security and that of different highway customers.
An announcement issued by the NYSC Director (Press and Public Relations), Eddy Megwa, stated its Director-Common,
Main Common Shuaibu Ibrahim, said this in his handle at a workshop organised for NYSC drivers, with the theme; “The motive force’s well being standing: A panacea for accident administration and management.”
In keeping with him, the bodily and psychological well being of all drivers could be very essential to their general efficiency. A wholesome driver would drive properly attributable to his alertness, in addition to skill to course of info for efficient driving.
He said additional that in an effort to keep away from deadly highway accidents, all drivers should take their well being severely and undertake wholesome life.
Ibrahim said that highway accidents have claimed many lives in latest occasions with a number of the causative elements attributable to emphasize, sleep deprivation, fatigue, drunkenness, sickness, unhealthy eyesight, and drug abuse, amongst others.
The Director-Common stated that as administration was dedicated to the enhancement of the welfare and effectivity of workers, it could additionally intensify efforts geared toward secure driving amongst NYSC drivers.
He stated, “Other than common servicing of autos, we now have accorded precedence consideration to the drivers’ well being, particularly by routine medical checks. Don’t joke about your well being since you are crucial to us and we cherish you.
“Be very sincere in your dealings and we don’t need to hear any case of misconduct from any of you. I’m pleased that NYSC workers are very great folks.”
He Ibrahim suggested the workshop members who have been drawn from all NYSC formations throughout the nation to stick to authorized velocity limits, perform vital checks on their autos earlier than driving, and keep away from alcoholic drinks, evening journeys, amongst different dangers.
The Director (Common Companies), Emannuel Attah, in his welcome remarks stated the promotion of wholesome residing on the office requires a holistic method involving each non-public and official life.
He urged the workshop members to make use of the advantages of the workshop to enhance their private well being, life, and angle to work.
Useful resource individuals on the workshop embrace; Assistant Corps Commander Labaran Mustafa from the Federal Highway Security Corps and Odurukwe Olivia from Hillshore Clinic Restricted.
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