Maghrebian day of awareness on the risks related to level crossings “STOP so that life goes on”


On Monday, October 28, 2019, the Tunisian National Railway Company launched the activities of the Crossing Risk Awareness Day in accordance with the recommendations of the Maghreb Railway Transport Committee, in cooperation with the Agency. Korea for international cooperation and with the National Authority for Road Safety and the Tunisian Red Crescent in Ezzahra.

The day’s activities began with the opening of the seminar, which was opened by Mr. Mourad Kassab, Deputy Director General of the Tunisian National Railway Company SNCFT, in the presence of Ms. Munjong Cha, Director of the Office of the Korea International Cooperation Agency in Tunis KOICA, and Brigadier Saber El Khfifi, Director General of the ONSR National Road Safety Observatory.

During the symposium, a presentation of achievements and projects related to crossing safety, a presentation of the Korean experience, as well as statistics from the National Observatory of Road Safety.
As part of this event, the company awarded prizes to the winners of the competition launched a few days ago among students of the audiovisual industry to create an awareness spot expressing the dangers associated with crossings.

This awareness-raising campaign will continue on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Ezzahra station railway with the participation of the Tunisian Red Crescent Local Authority of Ezzahra City.