The need of control room arises to provide a platform where all the information related to road accidents is gathered from different stake holders in order to finalize the causes and related accident causes. The control room is active 12 hours a day and aims at gathering accident related information through liaison with different stake holders including research assistants in the targeted hospitals, Police, Edhi , Chippa ambulance services, print & electronic media.
The control room at present consists of just one television set and is run by one research assistant. It is aimed to extend the scope in future and hire a total of five personnel to develop a proper setup for control room to improve and enhance our work. These five persons will also update the injuries in the website and keep up the coordinates system.
- A consolidated daily fatal report is generated covering all the aspects of the injuries occurred everyday.
- A weekly and monthly serious and fatal report is also engendered.
- Managing a periodical section where a record of the daily traffic accident news which comes in some of the renowned newspapers is kept and is daily updated.