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Over 17,000 drivers fined for drink driving

Over 17,000 drivers fined for drink driving

Traffic police nationwide have imposed fines totaling VND53 billion on more than 17,380 drivers for driving under the influence of alcohol in January, after Decree 100/2019 came into force at the start of the month, placing heavy sanctions on drunk drivers.

Traffic accidents decline in January

Traffic accidents decline in January

A total of 1,300 traffic accidents occurred nationwide in the month to January 14, which killed 591 people and injured 968 others, according to the National Committee for Traffic Safety.

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 looks to tackle injury, accidents

Vietnam looks to tackle injury, accidents

As many as 3,600 injuries are reported every day in Vietnam, killing about 90 people, said Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Truong Son at a national scientific conference on injury prevention in Hanoi on November 12.

In photos: three dead and one injured in fatal collision

In photos: three dead and one injured in fatal collision

VOV.VN -Three people have been killed with another person seriously injured as a result of a major road traffic accident that occurred in Tuy Phong district, Binh Thuan province, between an oncoming train and a car.

Deputy PM requests post-road traffic accident settlement in Hoa Binh

Deputy PM requests post-road traffic accident settlement in Hoa Binh

Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has signed a dispatch to ministries of public security, transport, the National Traffic Safety Committee, and the people’s committees of Hoa Binh and Dien Bien provinces directing the settlement of an extremely serious road accident in the northern province of Hoa Binh.

Vietnam announces commitment to UN traffic accident reduction goal

Vietnam announces commitment to UN traffic accident reduction goal

Vietnam is honoured to be the first representative of Asia to announce the country’s commitment to implementing the United Nations (UN)’s traffic accident reduction goal, Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh said at the launching ceremony of the #3500LIVES campaign in Hanoi on March 19.

Truck driver prosecuted for deadly crash

Truck driver prosecuted for deadly crash

The Investigation Police Agency of Hai Duong province has decided to prosecute a truck driver following a deadly crash on January 21 that killed eight people and injured seven others.