Don't drive recklessly, warn Dubai Police

Reckless drivers, Dubai Police, motorists

Dubai - Reckless drivers could be fined up to Dh2,000 and 23 black points.

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Published: Tue 13 Aug 2019, 10:39 AM

Last updated: Wed 14 Aug 2019, 8:56 AM

The Dubai Police issued an advisory to motorists, urging them to stop driving recklessly and drive safely on public roads.
"Dear Driver: Don't drive recklessly and remember that there is always someone waiting for you to return safely," Dubai Police said on its official Twitter handle.

Under the UAE traffic law, reckless drivers could be fined up to Dh2,000 and have 23 black points placed on their license. Violators could also have their vehicle impounded for up to 60 days.
Reckless driving fine details:
* Reckless driving will incur a fine of Dh 2,000, 23 black points and impounding of the vehicle for a period of 60 days.
* The same punishment and fine will apply to drivers who endanger the lives of others.
* Other violations cover: blocking traffic, jumping red signals, sudden swerving and driving without a number plate.
Dhabi Police issued a statement calling on drivers to adhere to traffic rules and regulations and abide by speed limits, to avoid accidents on roads.

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