Fine plan 'would ease' Bangkok traffic
- Published: 7 Oct 2013 at 19.24
- Online news:
The Office of the Ombudsman on Monday suggested various ways of revamping Bangkok’s traffic system, including heavy fines for causing road accidents and leaving broken-down cars on the streets.
Ombudsman Sriracha Charoenpanich said motorists could be fined 100 baht for each minute it takes them to move broken-down vehicles off the road.
The punishment would improve traffic and also prompt drivers to regularly perform maintenance on their cars, he said.
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