Traffic Accidents Decrease in 3rd Quarter

AKP Phnom Penh, December 03, 2018 —


Traffic accidents in the third quarter of 2018 decreased by 8 percent compared to the second quarter of this year, and by 10 percent compared with the same period of 2017.

The record was shared during a recent quarterly meeting on road safety, chaired by Senior Minister and Minister of Public Works and Transport H.E. Sun Chanthol, said a news release of the Ministry of Public Works and Transport.

H.E. Sun Chanthol, also Permanent Vice Chairman of National Road Safety Committee, attributed the decrease to the efforts of all relevant officials and thanked all stakeholders for their contribution and close collaboration in reducing traffic accidents.


He also called for more cooperation in law enforcement, continued educational and promotional campaigns on road safety and so on for further decrease of road accidents.

By So Sophavy