PT Shell Indonesia officially kicked off “Shell Road Safety Competition (RSC) 2013" today (12/18). 450 students, 4th to 6th grade from 25 selected elementary schools in five areas of DKI Jakarta took part in traffic education competition which was held at Saka Bhayangkara Traffic Park at Bumi Perkemahan Cibubur. Shell Indonesia also launched a web-based game, Shell Road Safety Pop Game or “Road Pop”, which offers education on traffic signs for elementary school students. The opening of RSC 2013 as well as the game launch were officiated by President Director & Country Chairman of PT Shell Indonesia Darwin Silalahi, witnessed by Traffic Director of POLDA Metro Jaya Kombes DR. Chrysnanda Dwilaksana.
Darwin Silalahi expressed that Shell Road Safety Competition reflects the company’s commitment to assist the government in bringing traffic safety. This annual event held in Indonesia since 2009 which aims to educate children since the early age, hence they will be able to understand the traffic signs and implement the traffic discipline in their daily life. “Shell has a very strong safety culture in which our employees are fully aware about it and implement safety first principle, including safety action on the road. We believe the traffic discipline is mandatory and the key for people safety,” said President Director of Shell Indonesia.