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30-40 % of accidents can be prevented if people are cautious about driving- Dr A V Gurava Reddy


Hyderabad 17th October 2022: On the occasion of World Trauma Day, Sunshine Bone and Joint Institute an

enterprise of kims hospital organized an innovative awareness program in

prevention of accidents and subsequent trauma.


Speaking on the occasion Dr A V Gurava Reddy Chief Joint Replacement

Surgeon Kims Sunshine Hospital said that doctors, people and police should

work together to prevent road accidents. According to worldwide statistics, it

is said that India is in the top 3 of accidents. He said that Telugu states are in

the top 5. He also emphasised that 30-40 percent of accidents can be

prevented if human errors are avoided. Most of the accidents are happening

due to drunken driving, not obeying traffic rules, signal jumping, not wearing

seat belt and helmet. So everyone should wear helmet, do not ride triple, and

do not travel by hanging on the bus which is dangerous. He advised not to

travel when feeling sleepy. Dr Gurava Reddy also advise not to drive at nights

for long journeys unless and until its urgent.


Later, Begumpet Traffic Inspector S.Anand said that everyone should

follow traffic rules and create awareness . Later Dr.A.V.Gurava Reddy along

with Traffic CI Mr.Anand flagged off special truck fitted with mangled vehicle to

create awareness in general public in preventing accidents.


Under the auspices of Kim's Sunshine Hospital, Secunderabad, doctors

from trauma team Dr.Chandrabhushan, Dr.Subramanyam, Dr.Kamalakar Rao,

Dr.Vijayakumar Reddy, Dr.Rajasekhar Pappu, Dr.Harsha, Dr.Yashashvini &

Dr.Anji Reddy and Mr.Saurabh Gupta RCOO took part in the awareness

program.