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Can I still drive with demerit 12 points??

Postby claudialim » Fri, 26 Jun 2009 4:21 pm

Hi, I just passed my driving on 5th March 2009. And now i have a demerit of 12 points, can i still drive or can i do anything about that?

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Re: Can I still drive with demerit 12 points??

Postby bigfilsing » Fri, 26 Jun 2009 4:23 pm

claudialim wrote:Hi, I just passed my driving on 5th March 2009. And now i have a demerit of 12 points, can i still drive or can i do anything about that?


Way to go...thats 4 points a month or 1 a week :D

I think you're OK . They will tell you if you're banned

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Postby claudialim » Fri, 26 Jun 2009 4:35 pm

I called TP and the lady said new license 12 point, demerit 12 point, left 1 point.. I thought is 0 point? Need this license to earn a living so please advice me more.. Very worrying..

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Postby bigfilsing » Fri, 26 Jun 2009 4:59 pm

i think what she means is that if you get 1 more point then you're banned.

You better start driving more carefully

Good luck and if you're in any doubt go to the traffic police and ask. Remember to write down the name of the officer you speak to.

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Fri, 26 Jun 2009 5:45 pm

claudialim wrote:I called TP and the lady said new license 12 point, demerit 12 point, left 1 point.. I thought is 0 point? Need this license to earn a living so please advice me more.. Very worrying..


What worrying is the fact that if you need the license to earn a living, why didn't you learn how to drive better or why did you deliberately break the law? I've been driving legally for 46 years and haven't managed to do that. Might be a good idea to get you off the road.

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Postby claudialim » Fri, 26 Jun 2009 8:58 pm

I'm new driver and not very familiar with the road.. I did my best to conform with the rules but not sure y the letter state i did not conform with the red light signal. I will definitely be extra alert as not being pulled out of the road.

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Postby Plavt » Fri, 26 Jun 2009 9:09 pm

claudialim wrote: not sure y the letter state i did not conform with the red light signal.



:?

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Postby patsy_sg » Fri, 26 Jun 2009 11:04 pm

sweetie i think you need a whole lot more practice. it's amazing you haven't gotten into an accident!

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Postby bigfilsing » Sat, 27 Jun 2009 3:58 am

Ah the red light .

Rest of world amber means slow down and stop it's about to tur red.

Singapore means dig deep in your Kiasu sense and floor it. ANybody else just has to deal with you driving through lights way over the speed limit as you are clearly in a life threatening situation and a 1 min 30 second wait could be the difference between life and death.
It's all about mind set

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Sat, 27 Jun 2009 6:51 am

I'd like to use to use this; :lol:

If it wasn't so sad and true! :cry:

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Postby trumpet » Sun, 28 Jun 2009 12:26 pm

advising someone to break the law deleted - moderator

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Sun, 28 Jun 2009 12:45 pm

Trumpet, please refrain from encouraging people to break the law. We do not advise anything on this site that is in violation of the law.

I hope you understand the position of this board in the future.

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Postby trumpet » Tue, 30 Jun 2009 6:56 pm

Noted!

sorry.... was meant to be funny. :(


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