Road safety

Dubai Police warn drivers against sudden lane changes after three crash deaths
Seventy-five people were also injured in more than 100 accidents in eight months
September 22, 2023, 6:03 PM
Major 1.4km bridge connecting Bur Dubai to Dubai Islands to open in 2026
A cycling track and pedestrian walkway will also be constructed along the bridge
September 13, 2023, 5:11 PM
Dubai Police say two road deaths at red lights are 'two too many'
Director of traffic warns motorists that speeding to beat stop signals will result in punishment
September 04, 2023, 10:40 AM
Delhi police arrest 18-year-old man accused of road rage killing of Amazon executive
Harpreet Gill, 36, was shot dead during a confrontation in the Bhajanpura area of the capital late on Tuesday
August 31, 2023, 7:30 AM
Accident-Free Day: UAE drivers eagerly embrace initiative to clear four black points
Reward for careful driving on August 28 comes after motorists sign up, respect the law and keep a clean sheet
August 28, 2023, 2:00 AM
Dubai biker arrested after risking lives with reckless road stunts
Police take action after footage of rider performing 'wheelies' and weaving in and out of traffic posted online
August 25, 2023, 11:46 AM
Accident-Free Day: Which offences in the UAE result in black points and traffic fines?
Drivers who breach the rules may be subjected to financial penalties and receive points on their licences, or even have their vehicles confiscated
August 24, 2023, 9:00 AM
Accident-Free Day: UAE police offer motorists chance to wipe black points from licence
Motorists can remove four points from their licence by steering clear of accidents on August 28
August 21, 2023, 2:52 PM
How to protect your car from the UAE sun
Motoring experts offer essential advice to keep your vehicle running smoothly during high temperatures
August 15, 2023, 12:07 PM
Dubai Police arrest reckless drivers caught performing stunts in rainy weather
Video showed three cars engaging in dangerous manoeuvres
August 09, 2023, 1:30 PM
Dubai introduces AI-powered pedestrian crossings
Advanced technology aimed at boosting safety debuts on roads in Dubai Silicon Oasis
August 02, 2023, 9:43 AM
Dubai students build solar-powered driverless car
Undergraduate engineers develop autonomous vehicle that could be used for transport on City Walk campus
July 25, 2023, 10:11 AM
Dubai to build 19 rest stops to boost lorry drivers' safety
Lay-bys will provide drivers with vital services prioritising safety and well-being
July 23, 2023, 3:37 PM
Abu Dhabi launches solar-powered rest areas for delivery riders
Initiative aims to protect riders from the summer heat and promote sustainability
July 04, 2023, 8:06 AM
Major Dh374m Dubai road project to cut travel times and make commutes easier
Four bridges capable of carrying 17,600 vehicles per hour to be built as part of scheme
July 02, 2023, 10:54 AM
Abu Dhabi sets new road rules for delivery bike riders
Riders will not be allowed in the fast lane on roads with a speed limit of 100kph or higher
June 19, 2023, 9:49 AM
Dubai building seven new footbridges in road safety push
Roads and Transport Authority wants to reduce number of accidents involving pedestrians
June 18, 2023, 11:21 AM
Dubai RTA's laser technology can detect 1mm cracks in roads
Cutting-edge device will be mounted on patrol vehicles to identify defects on the emirate's roads
June 09, 2023, 1:12 PM
Abu Dhabi Police release crash video warning drivers to put down phones
Authorities highlight grave risks of being distracted behind the wheel
June 02, 2023, 6:03 PM
Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street in Abu Dhabi to partly close this weekend
One lane and entrance to Khalifa City will be shut to traffic for 41 hours
May 31, 2023, 11:34 AM