The campaign is promoted by ABC – Associação Bênção dos Capacetes, GNR, National Road Safety Authority (ANSR), Public Security Police (PSP) and the Municipality of Ourém, in the district of Santarém.

Provisional data from ANSR indicates that in the period between January 1 of this year and August 31 there were 6,466 road accidents involving motorcycles, resulting in 85 fatalities.

Between January 2019 and August 2023, according to ANSR data, 35,233 road accidents involving motorcycles were recorded, resulting in 581 fatalities.

The campaign will run until December 15th and also aims to practice defensive driving and adopt safe behaviours on the road.