Notes and Comment

November 1968
New Yorker;11/30/1968, Vol. 44 Issue 41, p51
The article comments on the wage increase campaign led by the traffic police in Long Island, New York. There is a decline in the number of traffic accidents due to the increase in tickets issued by the police to motorists. The officials at the police department argued that the enforcement of traffic law is unnecessary because of the improvement in highway safety. The approval of a wage increase would likely increase the rate of accidents.


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