TRIBUNNEWS.COM, JAKARTA -Implementation of the Minister of Transportation Rule No. 108 of 2017 officially valid from today.

It is expected that online transport providers adhere to the rules because they are solely for the protection of online transport workers.

“If you want to work in Indonesia must obey the rules in force,” said Deputy Chairman of Gerindra Party, Arief Poyuono in a statement on Thursday (1/2/2018).

This rule is made Arief word is not without cause. He said many online public transport service workers who had an accident to death.

“Who is responsible, whether the application company online Transport services such as Gojek, Uber, Grab, Gocar would be responsible, until today there is no news,” said Arief.

Regulation of the Minister of Transportation No. 108 is continued as a means to ensure that the vehicles used by online transport services are safeguarded from road safety.



“Indeed, if the cost of KIR is borne by the drivers of online-based General Transport is very heavy, therefore the providers of online transport services such as Grab, Gojek, Gocar and Uber who have to pay KIR vehicle vehicle fees,” he said.

Because they are the driver to pay for the application, the same as the taxi Express provider, Eagle which the driver also become the owner of the taxi but who pay the KIR provider fee.

“So Uber, GRAB, Gojek and GOCar avoided paying for KIR vehicles using their applications, and the drivers of online transport services do not want to be fooled by online transport providers,” he said.