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Traffic and road safety in Hong Kong

Advertising on the sides of buses can deprive elderly passengers in priority seats of a view of the route and leave them feeling boxed-in. Photo: Felix Wong

Ads that block views spoil bus rides for Hong Kong elderly

I wish to express my bewilderment at the indiscriminate advertising on the outside of buses, covering the windows and obstructing the view of passengers. Is this due to unclear regulations or inconsistent policy enforcement?