Abu Dhabi Police warns drivers of risks of using mobile phones while driving

The ADP, in cooperation with Abu Dhabi Monitoring and Control Centre, ADMCC, and as part of road safety campaign, broadcast actual footage of drivers not concentrating on driving, which could lead to fatal accidents

  
Image used for illustrative purpose. An engineer points to a Huawei Mate 10 Pro mobile used to control a driverless car during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain February 26, 2018. Image used for illustrative purpose.

Image used for illustrative purpose. An engineer points to a Huawei Mate 10 Pro mobile used to control a driverless car during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain February 26, 2018. Image used for illustrative purpose.

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ABU DHABI - The Abu Dhabi Police, ADP, have warned drivers about the risks of using mobile phones to surf the internet and social media sites while driving, as well as other behaviour that could cause accidents.

The ADP, in cooperation with Abu Dhabi Monitoring and Control Centre, ADMCC, and as part of road safety campaign, broadcast actual footage of drivers not concentrating on driving, which could lead to fatal accidents.

The ADP urged drivers to focus on driving to avoid accidents, not cause traffic congestion, and refrain from crossing red lights, stressing its keenness to promote traffic awareness through its social media platforms, in partnership with media outlets.

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