Driving in Saudi
Using Mobile Phone while Driving is Ban in Saudi Arabia
Saher Traffic Cameras are ready for use for catching traffic violations related to Mobile phones. You can get caught if you’re using Mobile Phone while driving.
Traffic Directorate in Saudi Arabia said that they have installed cameas that will monitors drivers who are using Mobile Phones and also check if the drivers are not wearing seat belts.
The director general of traffic in the Kingdom, Col. Mohammed Al-Bassami, told Al-Hayat that “using a phone while driving is currently one of the main factors behind accidents in the Kingdom, and may be the second after speed. Even if the causes are numerous, using a phone while driving remains the most dangerous one, and rates vary among regions.”
Its recommended to avoid using Mobile phones while driving. As in most of the Social media websites you can see vidoes and pictures are being posted while driving, which mean that they are violating traffic rules and if get cuahgt may need to pay heavy fines.
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