Costa Rica News – So you are in a minor fender bender in Costa Rica and the cars are blocking traffic, there is a way you are able to move the cars to the side of the road and allow traffic to pass without calling a Costa Rican traffic cop…….but how many people are going to use it and how many people know the protocol?
There are on average 7,200 accidents each and every month in Costa Rica attended to by traffic police in Costa Rica.
Since January of this year minor car accidents have an an easy way to reconcile by filling out the Minor Accident Statement (DAM) , a form created by the Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MOPT).
These are the requirements of an accident being declared minor:
There are only