Different penalties embody a 30-day automobile confiscation and visitors black factors
Abu Dhabi not too long ago slapped 3,000 motorists with a Dh1,000 advantageous and 12 black factors for leaping a purple sign. The violation additionally earns the offender a 30-day automotive confiscation.
Whereas legal guidelines and penalties apply equally to all of the emirates underneath the UAE’s amended federal visitors regulation, efficient since 2017, there could also be a slight distinction relying on the character of violation within the respective emirate and the related authority in cost.
For instance, Abu Dhabi Police; Sharjah Police or Sharjah Municipality; and Dubai Police, Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) or Dubai Municipality might concern completely different penalties.
Right here’s a listing of visitors violations to pay attention to:
1. Not giving strategy to emergency, ambulance, police and official convoy autos: Whereas the regulation stipulates that the violation earns offenders Dh1,000 advantageous and 6 black factors, the Ministry of Inside elevated the penalty to Dh3,000, six black factors, and a one-month confiscation since July 2019. The violation applies to all of the emirates.
2. Not giving means autos on the left lane: Dh400 advantageous
3. Littering whereas driving (together with cigarette butts): Dh1,000 advantageous and 6 black factors
4. Leaping a purple gentle: Dh1,000 advantageous, 12 black factors and a 30-day automobile confiscation. In Abu Dhabi, motorists must pay a Dh50,000 to launch their autos. Failure to pay the advantageous inside three months will lead to its auctioning.
5. Altering lanes with out indicating: Dh400 advantageous
6. Jaywalking: Dh400 advantageous
7. Driving in a means that endangers civilians: Dh2,000 advantageous, 23 black factors and 60-day automobile confiscation
8. Utilizing telephones on the street: Dh800 advantageous and 4 black factors
9. Sudden swerving: Dh1,000 advantageous and 4 black factors
10. Sudden cease on the street: Dh1,000 advantageous and 6 black factors
11. Reversing in a harmful means: Dh500 advantageous and 4 black factors
12. Getting into the street with out making certain it’s clear: Dh400 advantageous and 4 black factors
13. Making a U flip from undesignated areas: Dh500 advantageous and 4 black factors
14. Overtaking from the street shoulder: Dh1,000 advantageous and 6 black factors
15. Driving at evening or in fog with out lights: Dh500 advantageous and 4 black factors
16. Driving a automobile with out insurance coverage: Dh500 advantageous, 4 black factors and 7-day confiscation