Traffic accidents claim 4,478 lives in six months

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Traffic accidents claim 4,478 lives in six months

(VOV) - In the first half of this year, 11,179 traffic accidents were reported throughout the country resulting in 4,478 deaths and 10,149 serious injuries.

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Traffic accidents decline in 2015: official

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VietnamPlus English 2 day(s) ago

Khuat Viet Hung, Vice-Chairman of the National Traffic Safety Committee, told Vietnamplus.vn that though less traffic accidents have occurred so far this year, overloaded trucks pose a safety threat.

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Nearly 4,500 traffic deaths in Vietnam in Jan-Jun, down 4.5%

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Nearly 4,500 traffic deaths in Vietnam in Jan-Jun, down 4.5%

The number of traffic accidents and resulting deaths and injuries all decreased in the six months ending on June 15 compared to the same period last year, the National Traffic Safety Committee reported on Thursday.

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Vietnamese bus driver suspended for putting on shoes, neglecting steering wheel

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Vietnamese bus driver suspended for putting on shoes, neglecting steering wheel

A still from the video clip shows the bus driver putting on his shoes

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Gov't seeks smooth transit for examinees

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VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

The National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) called on transport firms to provide smooth transit for candidates and residents during the national high school examination held during the first four days of July.

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Traffic accidents kill nearly 4,500 people in six months

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Traffic accidents kill nearly 4,500 people in six months

(VOV) - Vietnam recorded as many as 11,179 traffic accidents in six months, from last December 16 to June 15, which killed 4,478 people and injuring 10,149 others, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC).

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Traffic accidents kill 4,478 in year’s first half this year

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Traffic accidents kill 4,478 in year’s first half this year

Vietnam recorded as many as 11,179 traffic accidents, killing 4,478 people in the first half of this year, the National Traffic Safety Committee said in a report released on June 24.

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Gov't seeks smooth transit for examinees

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Gov't seeks smooth transit for examinees

The National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) called on transport firms to provide smooth transit for candidates and residents during the national high school examination held during the first four days of July.

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Call for end to illegal crossings as accidents rise

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VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

Call for end to illegal crossings as accidents rise

Viet Nam Railways (VNR) is calling for co-operation from local authorities to enhance railway safety at level crossings following a surge in accidents.

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HCMC transporters admit to turning blind eye to fake driving licenses

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HCMC transporters admit to turning blind eye to fake driving licenses

This file photo shows an accident involving a container truck in Ho Chi Minh City in November 2014. Photo credit: Tuoi Tre

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HCMC has no way to deal with illicit bus stations

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HCMC has no way to deal with illicit bus stations

The National Traffic Safety Committee and the Ministry of Transport have organized two seminars recently but yet to decide how to tackle unlicensed bus stations, which have operated for four decades in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Five killed in traffic accident in HCM City

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Five killed in traffic accident in HCM City

VietNamNet Bridge – Five people including three Viet Kieu (Overseas Vietnamese) from the US were killed in a traffic accident yesterday morning (May 31) on National Highway A in HCM City's Thu Duc District. Three of them were killed on the spot and the others died after being rushed to Thu Duc District Hospital.

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5 killed in traffic accident in City's Thu Duc District

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago 2 duplicate news 1 related news

Five people including three Viet Kieu (Overseas Vietnamese) from the US were killed in a traffic accident yesterday morning on National Highway A in HCM City's Thu Duc District. Three of them were killed on the spot and the others died after being rushed to Thu Duc District Hospital.

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Great danger

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge – Traveling by road in Vietnam is never an easy task as poor infrastructure and management has led to traffic chaos in major cities, hence a lot of accidents. According to the National Traffic Safety Committee, more than 25,300 traffic accidents happened throughout the country last year, leaving nearly 9,000 people dead and 24,400 others seriously injured. While the public is scared by those figures, they now feel more insecure than ever as the Ministry of Transport has...

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US Assistant Secretary of State joins Vietnam child helmet campaign

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US Assistant Secretary of State joins Vietnam child helmet campaign

More than 670 students and teachers at the October 20 Kindergarten in Hanoi received free helmets during a visit by US Assistant Secretary of State Charles Rivkin on Wednesday.

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