Jasa Marga President Director Subakti Syukur, has attended to receive the award as a dedicated BUJT for Safety Action that has been implemented in order to improve transportation safety from the Director General of Land Transportation Budi Setiyadi and witnessed by the Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi virtually.
Subakti said that this award was an acknowledgment of Jasa Marga's efforts in improving the safety of toll road users. Jasa Marga always strives to improve the quality of service to toll road users, both from the main functions of toll roads such as aspects of smoothness, safety and comfort to the fulfillment of the functions of supporting and complementary needs in the rest area.
"Surely, the award as a dedicated BUJT for the Safety Action which has achieved by Jasa Marga is the result of hard work so far, not only from Jasa Marga, but also from related stakeholders such as the Ministry of Transportation, the Police and the Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing. This award further motivates us to continue and improve our services by paying attention to the safety and security aspects of toll road users, "said Subakti.
One of the way to ensure that the toll roads being managed meet safety and security standards, Jasa Marga conducts a road assessment of the Jagorawi Toll Road and the Cipularang Toll Road in collaboration with the International Road Assessment Program (iRap), as well as the University of Indonesia (UI) and the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB). Road assessment includes an assessment of road conditions and road equipment along toll roads, one of which aims to reduce the number of deaths and injuries due to traffic accidents on the road. The results of the road assessment concluded that the Jagorawi and Cipularang Toll Roads achieved a 3 star rating.
"The results of the assessment from the road assessment show Jasa Marga is ready to support the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that the United Nations (UN) has announced, as well as the targets for Global Road Safety Performance (GRSP) and the National General Plan for Indonesian Road Safety (RUNK). 2011 - 2035. In addition, Jasa Marga also fully supports the Zero ODOL (Over Dimension Over Load) program by developing Weigh In Motion sensors on a number of toll bridges to control overloaded vehicles passing on toll roads for 24 hours, ”added Subakti.
In addition, Subakti added, other traffic service improvements also include the installation of Smart CCTV, which is currently in a trial period for integration with the Polda Metro Jaya's Electronic Traffic Law Enforcement (ETLE) Platform which is used to detect vehicles that exceed the speed limit and identify number plates. vehicles, to the installation of a roller barrier that can reduce the accident fatality rate.
The National Working Meeting of Land Transportation throughout Indonesia in 2021 has the theme "Transformation of Land Transportation to Face Challenges and Opportunities". Participants who attended included from the Directorate General of Highways of the Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing, the Corruption Eradication Commission, the Head of the Provincial, Regency / City Transportation Service, BUMN in charge of Transportation and Transportation experts.
Minister of Transportation, Budi Karya, in his speech said that this meeting aims to make the central and regional governments and all stakeholders work together in improving the performance of land transportation. Through the Rakernis, continued Budi Karya, it is hoped that a tighter and more harmonious synergy will be built so as to facilitate coordination between ministries / agencies, local governments and BUMN in managing transportation.
"Transportation is an important sector, especially when entering this Lebaran homecoming period. Increasing security and safety requires the support of relevant stakeholders, and we must continue to support the implementation of health protocol in the transportation sector, as well as increase the application of technology in improving transportation services, "said Budi Karya.
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