The Fundación Gonzalo Rodríguez presented its Check Up Point at the V Ibero-American Road Safety Congress

The V CISEV was held in Santiago de Chile on November 7 - 9. One of the main aspects of the congress was "Vulnerable Users´ Safety”. The Fundación Gonzalo Rodríguez, represented by its Training Coordinator, Mathías Silva, delivered a presentation on "Check Up Points for Child Restraint Systems in Uruguay”.


Second Road Safety Meeting in Maldonado

Within the context of the National Road Safety Week, the Second Road Safety Meeting took place on October 21 at Enjoy Conrad Hotel in Punta del Este, Maldonado. The Fundación Gonzalo Rodríguez attended the event providing information on Child Restraint Systems and conducting tests of child seats.


Training sessions to National Traffic Police Department enforcers

Within the context of the National Road Safety Week, the Fundación Gonzalo Rodríguez conducted training sessions on child restraint systems (child seats) for the national traffic police officers at the conference room of the National Traffic Police Department Headquarters on October 18.


Precautions for all means of transport

School NA 329 "José Belloni” in Piedras Blancas was the first school to be part of the road safety workshop "I Travel Safely”. This workshop raising awareness about safe school transport was organized by the Fundación Gonzalo Rodríguez with the support of Porto Seguro.


An agreement to guarantee children´s road safety

The Declaration of Santiago was signed at the closing of FISEVI. Representatives from more than 30 countries expressed their concern about road crashes being the global main cause of death for those aged between 5 - 29; Latin America is one of the continents that suffers this tragedy the most.


Inescapable problem: road crashes are the leading cause of death in children under 14

With the presence of Andrés Gómez-Lobo, Minister of Transport and Telecommunications of Chile, the II International Child Road Safety Forum (FISEVI) was opened with more than 30 experts from all over the world.


School Transport in Uruguay: a Challenge to be Faced

Alejandro Furas, current Secretary General of Latin NCAP, and former staff member of Fundación Gonzalo Rodríguez (FGR), tells us about the process, progress, challenges and current situation of School Transport in our country.