Tristar Group Assistant GM for Operations Arundhan Alphones spoke at the ‘Road Safety for Commercial Driving’ seminar organized by the Centre for Responsible Business of Dubai Chamber on July 19 and disclosed that global road crashes cost USD $518 billion which is the total amount coming from 1 to 2% of individual countries’ annual GDP. He cited the statistics from the Association for Safe International Road Travel which also reported that nearly 1.3 million people die in road crashes each year globally, on average 3,287 deaths a day.