SMRT trials metal barriers to get PMD users to dismount within Woodlands MRT station

Metal barriers at Woodlands MRT station that have been put up in a bid to get users of PMDs to dismount while crossing the station concourse.
Metal barriers at Woodlands MRT station that have been put up in a bid to get users of PMDs to dismount while crossing the station concourse.ST PHOTO: TOH TING WEI

SINGAPORE - SMRT has put up metal barriers at Woodlands MRT station as part of a trial to get users of personal mobility devices (PMDs) to dismount within the station's compound.

The move is the latest in a series of measures to improve safety for both PMD users and the public, and stakeholders have commended it as a positive step.

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