Apart from the impoundment of the vehicles there is a fine of Dhs1,000 and motorists will also incus 12 black points. The vehicle will remain impounded for a period of 30 days after that the owner can get it released after paying Dhs50,000.
According to the Article No. 42 of the Federal Traffic and Traffic Law overtaking on the road shoulder is a violation of traffic laws and violaters will incur as fine of Dhs1,000 in addition to 6 black points.
Maj. Gen. Mohammad Suhail Al Rashidi affirmed the Abu Dhabi Police’s interest in continuously alerting the public about fraudulent tricks and phishing via the Internet and social media websites.
The Abu Dhabi Police called on motorists and passengers to use the seat belt, in order to preserve the safety of everyone, as part of its efforts to enhance traffic safety.