Video: Abu Dhabi police highlight dangers of sudden swerving


Police in Abu Dhabi have taken to social media to highlight the dangers of sudden swerving on the roads, which is one of the major causes of traffic accidents.

They have tweeted a video of an accident caused by a motorist who swiftly cuts lanes to take an illegal right turn at an intersection.

It’s part of ongoing efforts to raise awareness about traffic safety measures.

Authorities are also reminding that offenders will be fined AED 1,000 and slapped with 4 black points.

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