The Abu Dhabi Department of Municipalities and Transport, in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Civil Defence Authority, has launched a safety awareness campaign targeting residents, property operators, contractors and owners of all residential properties, with the aim of reducing the phenomenon of random housing in the Emirate by educating people on how to implement safety measures and comply with licences and procedures for appropriate uses . This initiative is part of DMT and Civil Defence’s commitment to helping developers and end users of residential properties stay safe.
The Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah, has launched an awareness campaign to ensure children remain safe in vehicles on long outdoor trips planned in winter. Targeting all communities, especially parents, the campaign themed ‘Enjoy a Safe Winter’, was launched in collaboration with Sharjah Police via CSD’s social media platforms.
National Ambulance responded to more than 194 drowning-related incidents in swimming pools and beaches in 2021 throughout the Northern Emirates.
Launched under the slogan, 'Safety and Security is Everyone's Responsibility, the initiative is first-of-its-kind on the national level and is in cooperation with DPA's strategic partners.
The Ajman Civil Defense stated that the rate of car fire accidents in the summer has increased in recent years, and that it results in human and material losses.