Anyone who has been in a taxi in Busan will understand completely how Korea can be second in the OECD car accident rankings. (The mystery is: why only second, and how come there are any cars left on the road?)
It must be something in the blood. Thanks to Tom Coyner for circulating this image from a New York newspaper. The caption is “Police report that no injuries were sustained by the drivers, Mr Kim and Mr Park, both from Queens.”
Tarik, my New York correspondent, thinks that this is the Brooklyn Queens Expressway.
- Bad Driving: It’s all Relative, Peninsularity Ensues, 27 November 2013