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DUBAI – On September 2, motorists in Dubai will get the chance to earn gifts and a 50 percent discount on traffic fines, according to the Dubai Police.
September 2 is the start of the awareness campaign, A Day Without Accidents, which is aimed at lowering the number of traffic accidents in emirate.
To register, motorists and pedestrians can go to the Dubai Police website and click on the A Day Without Accidents box on the homepage (or click here).
The link will take users to a registration page where they can enter their Emirates ID details and pledge to follow traffic instructions: fasten seat belts; leave a safe distance between vehicles; give way to official convoys and vehicles; give priority to pedestrians crossing roads; and not use a mobile phone while driving.
Registered users qualify for a rewards draw and a certificate of appreciation from the Dubai Police. They will also get a 50 percent discount on fines for confiscated vehicles and the cancellation of black points. ICA/Expat Media
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