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Motorbike owners ride on in-vehicle camera trend

Mr Dinie Abubakar has been riding a motorbike for the past eight years and has installed cameras on the front and back of his bike. It is not just cars that are getting in-vehicle cameras. More motorcyclists are also getting an electronic eye to record their trips. Retailers said sales of such devices, which can.....
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Lorry driver jailed for motorcyclist's death

He underestimated the time he needed to make a turn and knocked into a motorcyclist, killing him. Lorry driver Sulaiman Osman, 50, was jailed for two weeks yesterday after pleading guilty to one count of negligent driving. He was also banned from driving for five years. Sulaiman was driving along Brickland Road.....
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Jail for truck driver who caused death of elderly cyclist

He failed to keep a proper lookout when he turned his tipper truck left from Victoria Street onto Middle Road. As a result, the truck driven by Hao Jingqi, 36, hit a cyclist who was crossing Middle Road with the lights in his favour. Hao was jailed for two weeks yesterday for negligent driving that led to the death.....
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Warnings for 14 motorists who let engines idle

Switch off your engine once you have parked your car. That is the message the National Environment Agency (NEA) wants to get out to the public. In a three-hour enforcement exercise in Ang Mo Kio on Wednesday, it issued warning letters to 14 motorists who had left their vehicle engines idling while stationary. The N.....
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Woman fined and banned from driving for fatal accident at Bukit Batok

Only construction worker Qin Yongzhou, 44, knew why he was standing in the middle of a lane as cars drove by. Sadly, the Chinese national took the answer with him to the grave. He was killed on Oct 4 last year after he was hit by a car driven by executive Karie Goh Siang Yin. Ms Goh was yesterday fined $8,000 and .....
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Speeding motorists, beware: Digital cameras in operation

SINGAPORE - The Traffic Police are installing new digital cameras to nab motorists who break speed limits. The cameras - similar to the ones deployed at junctions to catch red-light runners - will be put up at 20 locations for a start. The Straits Times understands most of the spots are on expressways and main arteri.....
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120 more digital red-light cameras to be installed by 2015

SINGAPORE - A total of 240 digital red light cameras will be installed island-wide by mid-2015, the police said on their Facebook page. Since March 2014, a total of 120 digital red light cameras have been installed across Singapore. This is an initiative under the "Safer Roads Singapore" action plan to deter and de.....
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Malaysia working on blacklist of Singapore drivers

The Malaysian authorities have been working on a system to blacklist repeat traffic offenders from Singapore and block them from driving into Malaysia, an official here said, following a car crash that killed Hong Leong scion Kwek Kon Chun on Sunday. While the cause of the crash is still unknown, it has sparked an o.....
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New digital red-light cameras help nab more errant motorists

SINGAPORE - Nabbing errant motorists for beating the red light has been made easier with the installation of new digital red-light cameras. According to TODAY, the Traffic Police started installing digital traffic cameras around Singapore on March 1. Between March and Sept 2014, the Traffic Police issued 25,833 traffi.....
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Woman jailed for causing motorcyclist's death

A woman who beat a red light and caused the death of a motorcyclist by dangerous driving was sentenced to six months' jail and banned from driving for seven years yesterday. Riana Sapuan, 44, a shipping-firm secretary, had admitted to driving along Choa Chu Kang West Flyover on Nov 10, 2012, when she caused the deat.....
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