Welcome to the official website of the National Road Safety Commission, Ghana. The National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) of Ghana was established by an Act of Parliament (NRSC Act 567 of 1999). The Act mandates the NRSC to play the lead role in championing, promoting and coordinating Road Safety activities in Ghana. The main objective of the National Road Safety Commission is to plan, develop and promote road safety and to coordinate policies related to road safety.

Key Functions

  • Undertake nationwide road safety Education, Information and Publicity.
  • Carry out special projects for the improvement of road safety.
  • Co-ordinate, monitor and evaluate road safety activities, programmes and strategies.
  • Recommend to the Minister and such bodies as it may determne measures calculated to prevent road crashes and injuries involving the use of vehicles on roads.
  • Advise the Minister on the formulation of road safety policies and action programmes.
  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive database on road safety for the information of the public.
  • Develop a long term road safety plan.
  • Establish with road authorities, procedures for safety audit of projects for roads construction, reconstruction or improvement.
  • Promote road safety research.
  • Set standards for road safety equipment and ensure compliance.

National Vision

Ghana, a country with the safest road transport system in Africa.

Corporate Vision

A reputable organization with a highly motivated staff committed to reducing the fatality rate per 10000 vehicles to a single digit.


To promote best road safety practices for all categories of road users..

The Board

Rev. Ismaila Hansmittson Awudu
Rev. Ismaila Hansmittson Awudu Chairman

CEO of Hansgroup of Companies

Lt. Col. George Kobina Wilson
Lt. Col. George Kobina WilsonMember

Ghana Armed Forces

Mrs. Dora Darkwa Mensah
Mrs. Dora Darkwa MensahMember

Ministry of Education

Hon. George Baffour Owusu Afriyie
Hon. George Baffour Owusu AfriyieMember

Private Providers of Road Transport

Mr. Inusah Shirazu
Mr. Inusah ShirazuMember

National Association of Drivers Schools

Ing. (Mrs.) May Obiri-Yeboah
Ing. (Mrs.) May Obiri-YeboahMember

National Road Safety Commission

COP Maxwell Sakipasgo Atingane
COP Maxwell Sakipasgo AtinganeMember

Road Traffic Police - MTTD

Mr. Oliver Bio
Mr. Oliver BioMember

National Insurance Commission

Mr. George Fausta Baffoe
Mr. George Fausta BaffoeMember

Private Providers of Road Transport

Mrs. Dorothy Afriyie-Ansah
Mrs. Dorothy Afriyie-AnsahMember

Min. Local Gov't & Rural Govt.

 Mr. Kwesi Agyeman Busia
Mr. Kwesi Agyeman BusiaMember


Mr. Joseph Nerboi Tetteh
Mr. Joseph Nerboi TettehMember

Ministry of Communication

Ing. Francis Kweku Afukaar
Ing. Francis Kweku AfukaarMember

Building Road & Research Institute

Mr. Joseph N. Tetteh
Mr. Joseph N. TettehMember

Ministry of Communication

Mr. Seth Eshun
Mr. Seth EshunMember


Mr. Victor Obeng Adiyiah
Mr. Victor Obeng AdiyiahMember

Ghana Insurers Association

Mrs.Halima S. Yakubu
Mrs.Halima S. YakubuMember

Ministry of Transport

Prof. Ahmed Nuhu Zakariah
Prof. Ahmed Nuhu ZakariahMember

Ministry of Health

Rev. Erasmus Amankwah Addo
Rev. Erasmus Amankwah AddoMember

Ghana Journalist Association

Mr. George Ofori Davis
Mr. George Ofori DavisMember

Private Providers of Road Transport


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