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One Third Of Traffic Fatalities In Costa Rica Involve Alcohol

One Third Of Traffic Fatalities In Costa Rica Involve Alcohol

Q COSTA RICA NEWS – One third of the traffic fatalities are due to the consumption of alcohol, an increase over the last decade when in 2004 the rate was only one quarter. This according to data released Wednesday by the Instituto sobre Alcoholismo y Farmacodependencia (IAFA) – Institute on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. Jesu […]

Drivers Have Lost The Fear Of Death: Traffic Police Chief

Drivers Have Lost The Fear Of Death: Traffic Police Chief

QCOSTARICA – Reckless driving is the main cause of fatal road accidents in Costa Rica says the director of the Policia de Transito (Traffic Police), Mario Calderon. The police chief says that drivers have lost their fear of death, and thus leads to casualties on the roads. According to Calderon, speeding and illegal passing of […]