In India, 15 people die every hour in road accidents, which gives it the dubious distinction of being world number 1 in road accidents. The country accounts for about 10% of road crash fatalities worldwide. In 2012 alone, 135,000+ deaths were caused by road accidents. (source)
With the increasing number of motor vehicles, the number of accidents is also increasing. Blame it on rash driving, protrusion, lack of first aid or ignorance bystanders, the problem remains the same.
That is where SaveLIFE Foundation comes into the picture and tries to change the situation. Founded by Piyush Tewari, an Ashoka Fellow in 2008, the not-for-profit organization focuses on enabling Bystander Care, the immediate care that Police and public can provide to emergency victims, especially those of road accidents, to enhance their chances of survival. –
See more at: http://www.thebetterindia.com/10705/save-life/