Our small cars deserve road space

2015-05-19 06:00

Reading about the accidents [on Main Road] made sad reading. I have a request to minibus taxi drivers, large bus drivers and other large car drivers: I have a small car and driving along Main Road between 16:00 and 17:00 is a nightmare. I appreciate that people who run public transport along these routes need to make a living and this is the time they have the maximum number of passengers, hence try and make as many trips back and forth as they can. However, the way they push in without any consideration for the safety of people like myself with a small car, hooting and overtaking left or right, disregarding speed limits is most unpleasant for us.

This is a polite request. We do not want to die in a road accident due to reckless driving that’s not our fault

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