Clean Air Initiative: GlobalClean Air Initiative: AsiaIniciativa del Aire Limpio: América LatinaClean Air Initiative: Sub-Saharan Africa
Advanced Search
Dialogue room
Newsletter
Mailing List

and

Topic
Institution
Author
PLUS told to issue safety pamphlets to heavy vehicle drivers
Hamidah Atan, New Straits Times (20 Aug 2004)

MALAYSIA: WORKS Minister Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu has ordered PLUS Expressways Berhad, the concessionaire for the North-South expressway, to issue safety pamphlets to heavy vehicle drivers. The Minister said the pamphlets should contain, among others, information on PLUS' facilities as well as its services made available in case of breakdown and emergency.

"These drivers must know where they can get help from PLUS if their vehicles jammed.

"Without such pamphlets, they are lost and do not know what to do, except to call and wait for their mechanic friends," he said after launching PLUS' National Day carnival at the Seremban rest and service area near here, today.

© Copyright 2004 The New Straits Times Press (M) Berhad. All rights reserved.

http://www.nst.com.my/Current_News/NST/Friday/NewsBreak/20040820142511/Article/indexb_html

Go to the BAQ 2004 website
Country / City
Malaysia
Go to
CAI News
Topics
Policies and instruments
Vehicular air pollution
Socio-economic context
Authors
Straits Times

Secretariat: The World Bank & Asian Development Bank