The Federal Road safety commission is not relenting in its drive to implement the FRSC Speed Limiter scheme. Over the week in Delta state, some FRSC officers took over the streets to educate drivers on the importance of having a speed governor installed in their vehicle.
The Federal Road safety commission ‘s deposition to implement the use of Car speed limiters in all commercials cars from October 1st 2016 has got alot of Nigerians Talking, Some people are in ecstatic jubilation following the mandate on commercial cars to install speed limiting devices. Most of them are citing the fact that it will reduce accident on our highway as over speeding has been proven to be the major cause of accidents on our Roads.
In some quarters, People are complaining that this is not the right time to implement such scheme as its capital intensive. The country is currently experiencing recession and Business are sacking their staffs every day in other to reduce their operating cost.
The Speed Governor device which is usually sold and installed at 60,000naira will create alot of hardship as companies with over 500 cars will be obliged to invest in it.