20/05/2021

Safe School Zone - a multidimensional approach

On 18 May, with the support of PAHO/WHO Argentina, we held the virtual conference "Safe School Zone - a multidimensional approach", where different success stories in our region on safe school environments and the importance of working on them were presented.

11/05/2021

Gonchi Rodríguez to have a monument in Montevideo

The Departmental Board of the capital city unanimously approved the proposal enabling the IMM to implement its placement in Carrasco.

23/04/2021

Street for life

On our streets, all over the world, where we walk, enjoy and live together, we demand action against speeding. Streets that facilitate coexistence and have low speed limits are essential and urgent.

14/04/2021

Agreement with Mercado Libre for CRS promotion

With the aim of assisting parents when buying the most appropriate Child Restraint System (CRS) for their children, we made an agreement with Mercado Libre Uruguay, to make available all the information related to child road safety. As of today, a special section within the Mercado Libre site is available to answer the main questions when buying a CRS.

08/04/2021

Second Decade of Action for Road Safety

In September 2020, governments around the world pledged to halve road traffic deaths and injuries during a new decade of action.

17/03/2021

Safe Children. Everyone´s responsibility

Together with CONASET, and with the support of ISA Intervial and FIA Foundation, we carried out an international online event to show how Chile has managed, in just a few years, to generate a cultural change that has led to a reduction in the number of children killed and seriously injured in traffic accidents.

17/03/2021

Presentation of the Chilean success story

During the event "Safe Children - Everyone's Responsibility", the publication "Child Restraint Systems, A multidimensional approach to strengthen their use. The Case of Chile", which summarizes the lines of action that made up the long-term policy for strengthening the use of CRS in Chile.

04/03/2021

Uruguay is a reference in the region for its zero alcohol tolerance law in traffic

OPS and the Fundación Gonzalo Rodriguez conducted a research based on national and international publications to determine the impact of alcohol on accident rates.