Hefty fines for not giving way to emergency vehicles - GulfToday

Hefty fines for not giving way to emergency vehicles

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The MoI noted that the new resolution would come into force starting July 1st 2019.

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has announced the revision of the violation of not giving way to Emergency, Ambulance, Police and Official Convoy Vehicles stipulated in the Federal Traffic Law to Dhs3,000 and a one-month confiscation of the violating vehicle.

The vehicles will be monitored via smart systems and cameras installed on emergency vehicles. ‏‏

The MoI noted that the new resolution would come into force starting July 1st 2019.

The resolution aims to promote safer roads environment, reach highest levels of traffic safety, monitor road safety, reduce the number of traffic accidents fatalities and achieve the UAE National Agenda objective in line with the UAE Government’s vision.