Point system would curb traffic accidents, Education Minister says

September 14, 2016

A point system backed by stricter enforcement was needed if the number of traffic accidents caused by reckless driving were to be cut down, Education Minister Evarist Bartolo said yesterday.

Mr Bartolo acknowledged the need for “more serious” enforcement in a post on Facebook, expressing support for recent suggestions that the point system in place to penalise reckless motorists in their first three years of driving should apply to everybody.

“Without serious enforcement and the introduction of a point system...