The Abu Dhabi Police on Friday issued a fresh warning to motorists, stressing the importance of slowing down while approaching pedestrian crossings.
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The police, as part of an awareness campaign, shared the video of an accident, where a speeding vehicle hits a cycle rider at a pedestrian crossing. The video also mentions about the inattentive driving behaviour of the motorist. The police urged social media users to express their comments on the issue.
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The police reminded motorists that according to the UAE Federal Traffic Law, not giving priority to pedestrians at designated crossings would invite a fine of Dh500 and six black points.