Urgent.. a new traffic violation punishable by a fine of 400 dirhams and four traffic points

Warning all drivers in the United Arab Emirates of a fine of 400 dirhams and a four-point fine for forcing drivers to leave the overtaking lane.

The Traffic and Patrols Department of Ras Al Khaimah Police has warned of the danger of harassing drivers on the overtaking path and sticking to them, which leads to confusing drivers in a dangerous way that negatively affects the safety of the road, due to the stubbornness of some drivers at times, which leads to painful traffic accidents as a result of road users not appreciating the distance Correct assessment and not leaving a sufficient safety distance to allow the road to run and traffic flow smoothly.
The Director General of Central Operations in Ras Al Khaimah Police, Brigadier Dr. Muhammad Saeed Al Hamidi, pointed out the danger of some drivers harassing vehicles traveling in front of them on the road and approaching them to a very close distance and forcing them to evacuate the road to them by using reflective lights or the horn constantly, which leads to dispersal The focus of the driver of the front vehicle increases the risk of serious traffic accidents.

He explained that the fine for not leaving a sufficient safety distance behind the front vehicles, amounts to 400 dirhams and four traffic points, according to the text of Article (52) of the executive regulations amending the Federal Traffic and Traffic Law, pointing out that all road users must abide by traffic and traffic regulations and laws, and abide by In the right lane when driving at slow speeds, leaving enough safety distance to avoid accidents, and keep everyone safe.