COMPETING TO BE THE NOISIEST
Re: “Keeping the noise down”, (Opinion, Oct 12).
Reading your editorial and other articles regarding Thailand’s worsening noise pollution, I’m surprised traffic noise has never once been mentioned! This for me is the most irritating source of noise as it seems motorcycles and tuk tuks are competing to be the noisiest, most obnoxious vehicles on Bangkok’s roads.
In Sept 2016 the Post reported on the police purchasing expensive equipment to measure noise levels from road vehicles so that remedial action could be enforced. During the two years since, has any reader seen these devices put to use? I certainly haven’t! John L Sheppard