FRSC, Construction Firms, Insurance and Warning signs in Nigeria

The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi has applauded the Federal Government for resumption of work on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway and other major roads across the country following the recent mobilization of  contractors, assuring that the Corps is determined to ensure that safety measures are observed at the construction areas through adequate warning signs and effective traffic management. He stated this while holding a joint meeting with the representatives of the Ministry of Works, Power and Housing and the two construction companies handling the road project, Julius Berger PLC and RCC Construction Company.

 

According to Bisi Kazeem, Head Media Relations and Strategy, in a press release, Oyeyemi , who was represented at the meeting by the Assistant Corps Marshal in charge of Policy, Research and Statistics,   Dr. Kayode Olagunju expressed satisfaction with the commitment made by the construction companies to observe safety standards in the construction areas, saying FRSC will ensure that road users are saved from undue hardships due to omission or commission of the construction companies.

 

He particularly commended the Minister of Works, Power and Housing for directing the construction companies to strictly adhere to safety standards, promising that FRSC in discharging its responsibilities would continue to collaborate with the Ministry to ensure that safety measures are put in place in the construction areas.

Source: Vanguard