Traffic rules are made by traffic and road engineers in consultation with experts and government officials. But at the end of the day, the onus lies on the common man to prevent accidents and jams on the road due to irresponsible driving. We need to remember that the roads we use are also used by ambulance, police vehicle, VIP vehicles and other essential works that are far more important than ours.
Consequences will be faced for violation
The Saudi Department of Traffic (Morror) has warned of consequences for violating the lane while driving on highways. The traffic department (Morror) on Wednesday told those who do not have lane restrictions on the roads of Riyadh, Jeddah and Dammam that,
The registration of violations will be started through the automated system after seven days
باقي ستة أيام على بداية الرصد الآلي لمخالفة:
"عدم الالتزام بحدود المسارات المحددة على الطرق" وذلك في كل من (الرياض – الدمام – جدة)
— المرور السعودي (@eMoroor) November 5, 2020
Technology is provided and installed by a Saudi Company
The services of a Saudi technology company have been obtained for registration under the automated system. The company has installed state-of-the-art equipment to keep track of vehicles that do not follow the lanes. Read more: Traffic Violations will now be Detected Through Newly Automated System
Strict action will be taken if any violation took place
The Traffic department (Morror) said that violations of suspension of traffic and endangering the lives of passers-by will be recorded and action will be taken against those who do not follow the lane while driving on the roads. Read more: Traffic Violations will now be Detected Through Newly Automated System
If we are irresponsible, that might lead to patient’s death because of the delay in the arrival of the ambulance or criminal might be lost by the police personnel due to delay in their arrival. One small step in the right direction while driving can save thousands of lives. So, we must follow the traffic rules made by the government. Do check our website for more interesting news.