Traffic accident in Jordan at 2013 Magnitude ,reasons , Cost and Potential Counter measures *abstract : Like other developing countries in Asia and Africa, traffic accidents In Jordan constitute a major problem because there are increasing in the numbering of population and visitors. they are considered the second leading cause of death . Accident statistics show a relatively low level of traffic safety in Jordan compared to developed countries producing large socio-economic losses. Developed countries in the world have undertaken accident cost analysis. In recent years, road traffic accidents in Jordan have caused a significant and increasing loss in terms of monetary and pain, grief and suffering.
In 2013, thirty one percent of all traffic-related deaths in the U.S. were caused by drunk driving. The people most effected are children, teenagers, senior citizens, and motorcyclists. Seventeen percent of traffic-related deaths in children from birth to fourteen years of age involved a drunk driver. Young people with any level of blood alcohol concentration are more likely to be involved in crashes than adults(“Impaired Driving”). It was found in spring of 2008 that there were two million three-time and four hundred thousand five-time drunk driving offenders.
When a Kuwaiti lady marries someone that is not Kuwaiti and living in Kuwait for many years, even their entire life the husband will not be a Kuwaiti. This is a problem because, the children will not be Kuwaiti and so they will not have a fair life. In fact, that’s why Kuwaiti women most of the time do not marry anyone that is not Kuwaiti. Moreover, the children’s of Kuwaiti women have very little rights. Like education, they have the ability to study until the university after that they should pay using their own money.
This way, we can take the irresponsible drivers off the road; saving lives, repairs, time and money. Implementing this law would save the lives of thousands including both drivers and innocent bystanders. The Association for safe international road travel say that “Nearly 1.3 million people die in road crashes each year, on average 3,287 deaths a day and an additional 20-50 million are injured or disabled.” Over 40% of those are caused by impaired drivers. They are putting both their own lives and lives of others at
Injuries are something that is preventable. It is reported that a road injury category supplies about 1.3 million people in 2015 according to WHO – which listed itself as one of the Top 10 causes of death globally1. Injuries can further be divided into unintentional and intentional. Unintentional injuries are mainly due to unplanned or unforeseen injuries but most importantly without any intention to do so. It usually occurs in a short period of time within seconds or minutes.
Car accident happens when a vehicle collides with another vehicle or an object. Scientists estimated that the highest percentage of accidents (80 %) happens in the crowded roads between vehicles. While the next in raw (15 %) is when the vehicle hits a pedestrian, and the last 5 % is when the vehicle crashes with a tree, traffic light, etc... The National Highway Traffic Safety
The companies should keep in touch with the containers to secure the process of shipment. The best solution in Kuwait: Environmental awareness in Kuwait is poor. Littering and dumping occur on a daily basis. Kuwait has some way to go in educating the wider population about the importance of protecting the environment. It is needed from the government to launch a lot of initiatives and campaigns that are valuable for the people and organizations in Kuwait to know how to protect people from the leakage of oil tankers and the pollutions that produced by the factories nearby the sea.