Transport firms targeted in anti-drug drive

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Transport firms targeted in anti-drug drive

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Mon Oct 02, 2017 12:38 pm

2 October 2017
The Transport Minister has asked all transport companies to instruct their drivers not to use drugs and to stick anti-drug stickers on their trucks as part of a ministry campaign to curb drug use in the industry.

According to a directive from Transport Minister Sun Chanthol on Friday, the campaign will help reduce traffic accidents caused by the use of illicit drugs.

Mr Chanthol asked transport companies to ensure their drivers are not using marijuana, morphine, heroin, cocaine or crystal meth.

“The ministry strongly hopes that transport company managers will instruct their drivers not to use illicit drugs, drive morally, respect traffic laws and to know about the campaign against illegal drugs,” the directive said...
http://www.khmertimeskh.com/5084019/tra ... rug-drive/
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Re: Transport firms targeted in anti-drug drive

Post by Jerry Atrick » Mon Oct 02, 2017 1:01 pm

I only roll in the 18 wheeler while on PCP, so looks like I'm in the clear!
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Re: Transport firms targeted in anti-drug drive

Post by prahocalypse now » Mon Oct 02, 2017 1:20 pm

I hope they don't ban the drivers from using anabolic steroids in case they have an accident and need to flee the scene like Usain Bolt.
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Re: Transport firms targeted in anti-drug drive

Post by IraHayes » Mon Oct 02, 2017 3:55 pm

prahocalypse now wrote:
Mon Oct 02, 2017 1:20 pm
I hope they don't ban the drivers from using anabolic steroids in case they have an accident and need to flee the scene like Usain Bolt.
You meant Ben Johnson I think.
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Re: Transport firms targeted in anti-drug drive

Post by prahocalypse now » Mon Oct 02, 2017 4:13 pm

Or that black Gay fellow.
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Re: Transport firms targeted in anti-drug drive

Post by taabarang » Mon Oct 02, 2017 4:17 pm

I've sometimes wondered if illegal drugs or shipped as cargo on local buses from one provide to another. It would seem that a securely wrapped package or packages wouldn't arouse much suspicion in the absence of drug sniffing canines.
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Re: Transport firms targeted in anti-drug drive

Post by Barang chgout » Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:08 am

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