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The Phuket News Poll
Do the current penalties deter people from breaking the traffic laws?
Yes, the current penalties are enough; there is no need to change anything
The Phuket News
6%
Yes, the current penalties are enough, but enforcement is lacking
The Phuket News
24%
No, the current penalties do not deter traffic offenders and must be made harsher, for example fines should be increased
The Phuket News
43%
No, the current penalties, which are mostly fines, do not work and officials must also use alternative punishments such as community service
The Phuket News
27%

Check out the results of our previous polls below:
  • Would you take a COVID vaccine?
  • Is Phuket ready to open for ‘travel bubbles’?
  • Should the Phuket lockdown restrictions be lifted on April 30?
  • Even if Phuket had one or more confirmed cases of people infected with the coronavirus, if those people were quickly identified and moved to isolation, should this affect tourists’ in their decision to come to Phuket?
  • Do you think the environmental damage from tourism is too high?
  • Do you think the cost of living in Phuket is too high?
  • What should be done with the current dedication of traffic flow through the Chalong Underpass in order to make it safer?
  • Is Thailand ready for elections?
  • Should marijuana be made legal?
  • How should Phuket's lifeguards be provided?
  • Should Thailand build the Kra Canal?
  • Do you believe in Bitcoin?
  • Should tourists driver’s licences be recognised as legal?
  • How serious should the beach smoking ban be?
  • Where should Phuket croc ‘Leypang’ go?
  • “What should Phuket do about the deadly Patong Hill road?
  • Should travel insurance be made compulsory for visitors to Thailand?
  • Do the current penalties deter people from breaking the traffic laws?
  • Should tour guides or tourists be charged for coral damage?
  • Should Patong night venues stay open later?
  • Do you support Gov Chockchai’s plan to clear Phuket’s beaches of all vendors?
  • Is the Thai lottery worth playing?
  • Is Pokemon Go a boon or curse for Thailand?
  • Is the Thai work permit necessary?
  • Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?

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