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UAE: Warnings from Abu Dhabi Police to all drivers
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Abu Dhabi Police called on drivers to adhere to a speed of 80 km during fog formation on Abu Dhabi Island (Sheikh Zayed Road "Al Qurum" and Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street) and external roads and to leave a sufficient safety distance.

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate indicated that activating the system to reduce speeds during times of fog is a temporary preventive measure, aimed at reducing traffic accidents that occur due to lack of visibility on the roads, and drivers must spontaneously reduce the speed to 80 kilometers per hour when witnessing the descent of fog, to protect for themselves and road users.

It confirmed that it is working to alert drivers of the changing speeds covered by fog, through 4 innovative warning methods, which are alerts via social media sites for followers of Abu Dhabi Police accounts and early warning messages in areas subject to activation of the speed reduction system and are sent via smart phones with the start of the descent of thick fog and gate screens Smartphones on all external and internal roads and electronic signboards on the right of the road.

She stated that the violation of traffic in times of fog in violation of the instructions of the concerned authority "500 dirhams and 4 traffic points according to Ministerial Resolution No. 178 of 2017 regarding traffic control rules and procedures in accordance with Article No. 104."

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