Following quite a few deadly accidents involving vacationers currently, the Bali Police right now issued an advisory directed in the direction of bike and automobile rental house owners to do their half in guaranteeing vacationers observe street guidelines on the island.
Bali Police spokesman Bayu Satake despatched a duplicate of the advisory to Coconuts, which highlighted quite a few accidents and site visitors violations involving international vacationers on rented autos, attributable to their lack of awareness of native legal guidelines.
“Earlier than they lease out autos, [rental owners are urged to] transient clients – be it foreigners or native vacationers – to at all times comply with site visitors guidelines reminiscent of sporting a helmet, bringing their driver’s license, sporting seatbelts, not utilizing their telephones whereas driving, and prioritizing security,” Bayu stated within the advisory.
As well as, Bayu stated the police are recommending rental house owners to make street guides out there for rent, who may help vacationers navigate the unfamiliar streets of Bali.
Two international nationals died final week in separate bike crashes in Canggu and Ubud.
Earlier this week, 4 Russian nationals have been injured after their automobile plunged off a cliff in Ubud. Police stated that the motive force was navigating with the assistance of Google Maps, which led them to a slim and steep street. A brake failure reportedly led to the autumn.