WHERE: Ennis Fire Station, New Road, Ennis, Co Clare
WHEN: 9.30 am – 12.00 pm, Thursday, 21 February 2013
WHAT: Secondary school students from across County Clare will attend a mock road traffic incident. Actors, each portraying seriously injured traffic collision victims, will be treated by emergency services during the demonstration. Students will also be presented with hard-hitting road safety advertisements from around the world, personal accounts from people who have survived serious injury collisions and footage of the families of those who have died. The event forms part of a multi-agency road safety initiative which is led by the Road Safety Authority and Clare County Council, in association with An Garda Síochána, Clare Ambulance Service, and Clare County Fire and Rescue Service.
Photograph opportunities will be provided. A full media release will be issued to the media following the event.
Dunphy Public Relations