Vice Chairman, Punjab State Road Safety Council, Punjab Government, India;
President, RAAHAT Safe Community Foundation
Dr. Kamal Soi holds a Doctorate in Transportation Management and In-Transit Losses, along with advanced studies from Belgium and Sweden in the subject of Road Safety and Traffic Management. He has been involved in various social, governmental & other activities related to Road Safety for the past 15 years. At present, he is the Vice –Chairman of Punjab Road Safety Council, Government of Punjab, and Punjab Police State Apex Committee on Road Safety & Traffic Management, and Chairman of Traffic Management Services. He is also the State Coordinator of first ever Central Government project of Cashless Treatment to Road Accident victims in Punjab. He is also the president of Raahat-The Safe Community Foundation- an NGO on Road Safety in India. He is a member of many International Organisations on Road Safety like European Road Safety Council, Institute of Transportation Engineers, US, International Road Federation, Geneva, Australian College of Road Safety, Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation , UK. He has a wide knowledge of traffic management and road safety including crash reduction studies, safety audits, safer routes to school, provisions for vulnerable road users, crash database analysis and analysis of transport assessments. He has worked very closely with the Police and Road Controlling Authorities developing local targets and strategies to reduce the number of road crashes. He has developed expertise in Intelligent Transport Systems ( ITS) and he is an advisor to many national and International organisations for implementing ITS. He has developed a national plan for Collision-free Roads. He has been awarded Godfrey Philips Bravery Award, Hindustan Times True Hero Award, and Punjab State Bravery award, Punjab State Award ( twice) and many other National/ International awards for saving scores of lives on roads. He is a regular contributor to daily newspapers and magazines on the subject of road safety and has participated in more than 150 programs on Road Safety & accident prevention on Doordarshan, and various Private and Local TV Channels.