statement from the General Command of Traffic
statement from the General Command of Traffic

As part of the efforts of the General Traffic Department to enhance adherence to traffic regulations and rules for road users, the department has organized an awareness campaign in a number of main and branch roads and in different languages ​​to educate bicycle users of the importance of adhering to safe and safe guidelines when driving a bike, to ensure the safety of its driver and not to confuse traffic through adherence to On the right track of the road, take caution when changing lanes, taking into account the difference in speed between bicycles and vehicles on the road.

 

During the campaign, guidelines were directed to bicycle users by highlighting wrong behaviors on the street and the necessity of the biker's commitment to following safety guidelines and ensuring the presence of front and back lights with the need to wear a helmet, leg guard and phosphorous reflective jacket, and make sure to drive the bike individually And successive one behind the other in the dual case with consideration to leave enough safety distance, and avoid the use of earphones, which impedes hearing.


The traffic police also distributed head helmets and electronic screens to be installed on the back of the bike driver, which serves as a trend movement indicator for the path of the bike driver, alerting drivers from long distances.

The General Traffic Department confirms that it is continuing to implement the awareness-raising field campaigns aimed at enhancing traffic safety on the road.