Slow Down During Rush Hour Montserrat

Drive Time Radio Program photo of an accident scene in Carr's Bay. Three accidents occurred there over the festival season.
Drive Time Radio Program photo of an accident scene in Carr’s Bay. Three accidents occurred there over the festival season.

Is there a such a thing as rush hour on Montserrat? Well Arrow seemed to think so and wrote a song about it.

However, according to the police statistics the most accidents happen between eight in the morning and six in the evening.

The December 2015 traffic report from the Royal Montserrat Police Service reinforced trends seen in earlier reports.

Tuesday remains the day when the most accidents occur. Most accidents occur between 8 – 10 AM (24) and 4 – 6 PM (19). Between noon and 2 PM was third with 16 accidents recorded.

Brades has the highest number of accidents with 32 in 2015. Salem was second with 14 and Sweeney’s right behind with 13.

December had the highest number of accidents for the year with 15, Brades had 4 and Woodlands had 2,

There were a total of 125 traffic accidents recorded in 2015 while 2014 had only 96.

Discover Montserrat encourages you to slow down and remember we drive on the left side here.

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