gerous means, and it is emphasized that probation shall not be applied even if serious consequences have not yet been caused; if there are specific situations such as “attacking d
rivers with weapons”, they shall be punished accordingly. Heavy penalties. Passengers who engage in provocative acts against other personnel, interfere with traffic operatio
n order and affect traffic safety shall be convicted and punis
hed for provocative acts or for endangering public safety by dangerous means according to specific circumstances.
The Opinion stresses that those who obstruct the functionaries of state organs by violence or threat to deal with illegal and criminal acts of
obstructing safe driving and safeguarding public traffic order according to law shall be convicted and pu
nished for the crime of obstructing public service; those who violently attack the people’s police who are performing their duties according to law shall be given heavier punishment. At the same time, in view of the fact that
a small number of drivers and passengers can not reasonably respond to disputes in practice, but violate the rules of operation or leave their duties without permission
and conflict with passengers, which seriously endangers public safety, the Opinion stipulates that drivers who commit such acts sh
all be convicted and punished for endangering public safety by dangerous means. In addition, in order to encourage crew members and p
assengers of public transport to fight against illegal and criminal acts that hinder safe driving, to stop acts that infringe on drivers a
nd passengers in time, and to take urgent measures to avoid serious harmful consequences, the Opinion also stipulates principles of legitimate defense and emergency refuge.