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Post by murali1979 » Sat, 18 Aug 2012 8:10 pm

Dear friends one month ago i had met with an motorbike accident(self skidded) and none was damaged in this but i got several injuries and admitted in nuh i got an blood test by there for drunken driving but i had drunk and i accepted after 4 days i was discharged my hospital bills are settled from insurence and medisave but i havent get any letter from traffic police did anyone know how the doctor will give report.

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Post by offshoreoildude » Sun, 19 Aug 2012 7:38 pm

Were you over the limit?

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Post by murali1979 » Sun, 19 Aug 2012 11:25 pm

i think so but waiting for doctor's blood report, but doctor give positive report for insurence company i want to know weather he'll give different report for traffic police or not

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Post by zzm9980 » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 12:00 am

murali1979 wrote:i think so but waiting for doctor's blood report, but doctor give positive report for insurence company i want to know weather he'll give different report for traffic police or not
You should assume yes.

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Post by murali1979 » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 12:13 am

yes I'm over the limit

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Post by x9200 » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 8:11 am

murali1979 wrote:i think so but waiting for doctor's blood report, but doctor give positive report for insurence company i want to know weather he'll give different report for traffic police or not
And they paid your hospital bills? :shock:

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Post by murali1979 » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 9:44 am

yes they settled all my hospital bills

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Post by Grumpy77 » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 10:05 am

I'd think they will be coming back for the money once the police put charges down.

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Post by sensei_ » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 10:26 am

And for good measure I hope the police throws the book at the OP for drink driving.

we dont need a potential Silviu Ionescu incident again.

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Post by murali1979 » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 10:27 am

how much will traffic police will charge for this case for first time offence?

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Post by zzm9980 » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 11:44 am

murali1979 wrote:how much will traffic police will charge for this case for first time offence?
Are you SC, PR, or on EP/Work Permit?

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Post by therat » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 11:54 am

http://www.entersingapore.info/sginfo/driving.php#DIPS

Drink Driving First offence (license suspension ) and/or jail term + court ==> $ 5,000/Court

There is a topic about drink driving
http://forum.singaporeexpats.com/ftopic75204.html

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Post by murali1979 » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 12:19 pm

I'm an SPR

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Post by therat » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 12:49 pm

zzm9980 wrote:
murali1979 wrote:how much will traffic police will charge for this case for first time offence?
Are you SC, PR, or on EP/Work Permit?
You mean traffic offense will be different base on who you are?

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Post by zzm9980 » Mon, 20 Aug 2012 2:34 pm

therat wrote:
zzm9980 wrote:
murali1979 wrote:how much will traffic police will charge for this case for first time offence?
Are you SC, PR, or on EP/Work Permit?
You mean traffic offense will be different base on who you are?
Drunk driving is a bit more serious than a "traffic offense", especially if it involved an accident.

The penalty for the offense will be the same across the board. But if you're on an EP/WP, you should assume you'll lose your permit or it won't be renewed. As a PR, you should assume your REP will not be renewed.

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