2016 Statistics: Car Accidents Down by 20%

According to the Internal Security Forces numbers , car accidents dropped by 20,62% in 2016 when compared to 2015. The last 12 months witnessed 3318 accidents which resulted in 4495 injuries and 448 casualties whereas 2015 witnessed 4180 accidents which resulted in 5525 injuries and 564 casualties. Source: KunHadi On every end of year, there are new campaigns asking people to drive carefully and try make New Year's Even accident-free and this year is no…

ISF Delivering Helmets & Gifts Instead of Traffic Fines

The ISF kicked off a Christmas awareness campaign last week where officers were stopping drivers not wearing helmets and gifting them new helmets instead of traffic fines. I love the initiative but this should not be taking place on Christmas only as there should have been a year-long awareness campaign to help implement the new traffic law which no one cares about anymore. The idea from the new traffic law should have been to help…
Automotive

Change Your Tires Before Winter

9 months ago
We all remember the fuss our parents used to make after the first rainfall of each autumn season: “ghayyer dwelib el siyyara!”. Tires are an incredibly important part of our cars, yet one most of ...
Automotive

Billy Karam is Once Again The Holder of Two Guinness World Records

10 months ago
Billy Karam was awarded for the third time since 2009 two Guinness World Records for the biggest number of models around the world (37,777 Pieces) and the man with highest number of Dioramas (577 Pieces). ...
Automotive

#EnsaJoura is Working Great so Far!

10 months ago
I wrote a couple of weeks ago about the #EnsaJoura initiative that MTV Lebanon and Live Lebanon kicked off and they’re already off to a great start! In fact, I reported a couple of potholes ...
Automotive

Joura (2ad Rassak) Welcomes you to Zouk Mosbeh

10 months ago
Update [20/2/2017]: They fixed the pothole this week. I take the road from Jeita to Zouk Mosbeh almost every day and I always avoid driving on the right side because of that huge pothole right ...
Automotive

#EnsaJoura: MTV & LiveLebanon’s Attempt at Repairing Potholes

11 months ago
MTV Lebanon and LiveLebanon kicked off this week the #EnsaJoura national campaign for better roads in Lebanon. The aim is to quickly repair hazardous potholes across the country and engage with people to report these ...
Automotive

Nissan-Renault Boss Carlos Ghosn To Become Mitsubishi Motors Chairman

11 months ago
Carlos Ghosn is getting appointed soon as the new chairman of Mitsubishi Motors and by doing so, will become the first executive to head three different automakers at the same time. The announcement was made ...
Automotive

You Don’t Need a Driver License or a Plate to Drive Electric Scooters in Beirut

11 months ago
I shared a picture of a scooter parked illegally and having a Chinese license plate a couple of days ago and I asked how does one fine this driver? As it turns out, it was ...
Automotive

Don’t Piss off a Lebanese Taxi Driver

11 months ago
So a couple of taxis were fighting over a parking spot in Montreal and the driver in the white cab turned out to be a Lebanese. Wait till the end when he starts swearing in ...
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