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How stalled vehicle fines will be used

Mr Francis Meja, NTSA director-general (right). file photo | nmg
Mr Francis Meja, NTSA director-general (right). file photo | nmg 

A State road safety agency has said all charges imposed on stalled vehicle owners will go towards settling towing fees.

Road Safety Director Njeri Waithaka said the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) was not earning a cent from the penalties but insisted their resolve was driven by the need to avert deaths and injuries on travellers mainly attributed to stalled vehicles along the highways.

“Sixty people lose lives annually when vehicles they are travelling in ram stalled vehicles.

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