|The Foundation: Education in Safe Driving
The number of cars on Japanese roads passed the 19 million mark in 1970, signaling the country's emergence in an age of full-scale motorization. However, the dark side of that story was an unprecedented number of deaths due to traffic accidents, for despite the quality of a rapidly developing expressway system there were to date 16,765 such fatalities.... Read more ...
|Soichiro Honda watches police motorcyclists in training. (Photo courtesy of Masuo Uotani)|