Meanwhile, Sharjah Police recorded fewer red light jumpers
so far this year as compared to the same period in 2018.
They are somewhere else making 'kaway-kaway' like scarecrows in a ricefield, or hiding in ambush and looking out only for number-coding or traffic-sign violators, or red light jumpers
The new radar can also spot red light jumpers
before the act by monitoring the car before it reaches the signal.
Major-General Ali Abdullah bin Alwan Al Nuaimi, Commander-in-Chief of the RAK Police, said red light jumpers
are slapped with a Dh800 fine, eight black points and a 15-day vehicle impoundment period.
The council seems to think by altering the lights for all lights to stay on red longer will cure the problem but this junction is notorious for red light jumpers
And Saher has dramatically curbed the red light jumpers
. Traffic police also have cracked down on "drifters" although that is an obvious enforcement issue given drifters' total disregard for safety.
If police would take a firmer line with such idiots (and red light jumpers
and pavement riders), I'd be the first to cheer.
In 15 years as a member of the Institute of Advanced Motorists I have saved my life by spotting speeders and phone users and red light jumpers
. But pounds 60 and three points is not working.
Still believes all speed cameras should be dismantled and reinstalled at busy junctions to catch red light jumpers
Various operations against drunk driving, speeders, bad drivers and red light jumpers
have made our roads safer and resulted in a drop in road deaths.
The committee wrote to administrative heads in all states and union territories saying unless strong measures were taken to deal with speeding, drunken driving, red light jumpers
, violations regarding helmet and mobile phones use, and overloading, road fatalities cannot be curbed.
In April, traffic cameras were installed at 40 junctions in the capital to snap red light jumpers
. The programme is now being introduced in Al Ain and across the emirate.