WHY INDIA NEEDS A COMPREHENSIVE ROAD SAFETY LAW
India needs a comprehensive road safety law to address key issues responsible for over 1 million deaths in the last decade. To know more, click here.
The Road Transport and Safety Bill, 2015
On June 23, 2015, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways released the draft Road Transport and Safety Bill 2015. To read the draft Bill, click here.
Key Features of the Bill
To read the vision and key features of the original draft Road Transport and Safety Bill, 2014, released by the Government of India on September 13, 2014, click here
Comparison with the existing law
The draft Road Transport and Safety Bill, 2015 varies greatly in comparison with the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 in scope and framework. For their comparison, click here.
Click here to read a Chapter-wise & Topic-wise explanation of the key elements of the bill
Facts and Figures
More than 1 million people have died in road accidents in the last decade. Read more facts and figures.
Articles/Features on the RTSB
To read articles and opinions on the RTSB, click here.