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Traffic accidents drop over 5 percent in 2019

Traffic accidents drop over 5 percent in 2019

The numbers of traffic accidents, traffic-related deaths and injuries in the country all decreased in 2019, as compared to the previous year, heard a national teleconference held on December 28.

Traffic accident statistics fall strongly in November

Traffic accident statistics fall strongly in November

The numbers of traffic accidents and related deaths and injured cases plunged in November, helping to drag the 11-month figures down from the same period last year, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee.

Vietnam’s traffic accident cases down in first quarter

Vietnam’s traffic accident cases down in first quarter

Vietnam recorded 4,674 traffic accidents that killed 2,149 people and injured 3,627 others in the first quarter this year, reported the National Traffic Safety Committee during a teleconference in Hanoi at the end of March.

Traffic hotlines set up during New Year holiday

Traffic hotlines set up during New Year holiday

The National Traffic Safety Committee has announced 20 hotlines to receive complaints about traffic problems during the 2018 New Year holiday and the following spring festivals.

At 10, helmet law needs reinforcement

At 10, helmet law needs reinforcement

Ten years after it came into effect, Vietnam’s mandatory helmet law still struggles to address quality issues and raise motorbike riders’ awareness of the need for safe helmets.

Experts: Vietnam lacks traffic culture

Experts: Vietnam lacks traffic culture

Traffic police and authorities in HCM City are concerned about low road safety awareness of road users, which results in a large number of traffic accidents in the city.

Number of traffic deaths in Vietnam falls

Number of traffic deaths in Vietnam falls

VOV.VN - Despite a series of serious crashes in the past two months, traffic deaths fell in Vietnam when compared against the same period last year as the government continued to focus on improving road safety.