|Traffic policemen check a coach's driver who broke traffic rules. — VNA/VNS Photo Viet Hung
HA NOI (VNS) — The National Traffic Safety Committee has said 12 hotlines will receive pubic feedback about traffic safety during National Day (September 2) and the beginning of the new school year.
Residents can give feedback on traffic order and safety and transport operations on the hotlines of the transport ministry, which are 0962665953, 0964045445, and 0977497891.
The phone numbers of the Traffic Safety Committee are 0989088719, 0997175777 and 0995918666, while the contact numbers of the Viet Nam Road General Department are 0904299089, 0913432383, 0917908085, and 0916908085.
The Traffic Police Department's number is 0694260, and that of the Inland Waterway Department is 0438451888.
Deputy Chief of the National Traffic Safety Office Uong Viet Dung said all private telephone numbers of the office's leaders are being used as hotlines.
The hotline would also receive and answer questions from citizens and businesses, he said.
The hotlines have been effectively used during holidays and festivals, he said.
About 14,620 traffic accidents were reported in the first eight months of this year, in which more than 5,820 people were killed and more than 13,230 were injured, the Radio Voice of Viet Nam said.
Between July 16 and August 15 alone, there were 1,720 collisions that left 654 people dead and 1,591 injured. — VNS