The Introduction of Train as Automobile Machine as A Means of Transportation: It’s Impact On Reduction of Road Accidents in Nigeria (Published)
Transportation through the Railway is more appreciative compared to the road transport. Many people have lost their lives and properties through the road transportation, hence the researcher tried to look into the problem of the road transport in Nigeria. In the western word the train is more popular compared to the use of vehicles to convey human beings and goods. The road traffic accident statistic from 1990 – 2012 was recorded in 2013, by the road safety commission. The researcher used the descriptive survey research design to carry out this study. The data was illustrated using histogram to demonstrate the rate of accident on Nigerian road showing fatal, serious, minor, killed and injured. Solutions were provided by the researcher on how to overcome the problem on Nigeria road. By providing rail way transport, because rail way transport has no records of accident.
Citation: Ohwojero C.J. (2023) The Introduction of Train as Automobile Machine as A Means of Transportation: It’s Impact On Reduction of Road Accidents in Nigeria, International Journal of Vocational and Technical Education Research, Vol.9, No.1 pp.26-38
Keywords: rail way transport, rate of accidents on Nigeria roads, train as automobile machine.