The Transport Department has rolled out a trial scheme in North Point that lengthens the time the elderly and disabled are given to cross at lights. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Pedestrians need more time to cross Hong Kong roads

Although an experiment involving the elderly and disabled is welcome, if an extra few seconds causes mayhem for drivers, there are probably too many vehicles on the road

Topic |   Traffic and road safety in Hong Kong

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The Transport Department has rolled out a trial scheme in North Point that lengthens the time the elderly and disabled are given to cross at lights. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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