Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Police decided to stop the movement of trucks, heavy vehicles and buses from driving on the internal and external roads of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi during the formation of fog until the visibility clears.
It explained that this measure contributes to enhancing traffic safety in order to preserve everyone by avoiding accidents within the strategic priority area to make the roads safer.
It urged drivers of heavy vehicles, trucks and buses to abide by the decision to prevent this category of vehicles from driving during fog and to strengthen preventive measures to avoid accidents in such weather conditions.
It stated that it will violate buses and buses moving on the roads during the formation of fog with a fine of 500 dirhams and 4 traffic points according to Ministerial Resolution No. 178 of 2017 regarding the rules and procedures for traffic control in accordance with Article No. 104 “Traffic in times of fog in violation of the instructions of the concerned authority.”