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In­ter­net Safety Work­shops

In or­der to em­power con­sumers on In­ter­net safety, Con­sumer VOICE in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Google and var­i­ous state part­ners or­gan­ised state-level In­ter­net safety work­shops at Pun­jab, Haryana, Chandi­garh (UT), and Shimla. The main ob­jec­tive of the work­shops was to pro­vide train­ing and in­for­ma­tion on on­line safety tools avail­able and to share knowl­edge on var­i­ous on­line se­cu­rity as­pects.

Road Safety Ini­tia­tive

As part of the Voice team’s on­go­ing ad­vo­cacy ef­forts for road safety, they sub­mit­ted a pe­ti­tion to Min­is­ter of Road Trans­port & High­ways and Ship­ping Shri Nitin Gad­kari for an im­me­di­ate in­tro­duc­tion of the Road Safety Bill in the mon­soon ses­sion. At the state level, Voice’s part­ners have sub­mit­ted pe­ti­tion to trans­port min­is­ters of the re­spec­tive states, and copies have been sent to Shri Nitin Gad­kari.

Car Safety Ini­tia­tive

Con­sumer Voice in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Con­sumers In­ter­na­tional and var­i­ous state part­ners or­gan­ised car safety work­shops in 15 states across In­dia. This was part of a global cam­paign by Con­sumer In­ter­na­tional to de­mand for safer cars for con­sumers. Con­sumer de­mand for safer cars will push for bet­ter safety reg­u­la­tion and stan­dards in In­dia, at par with global safety stan­dards.

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