Sheikh Hamdan issues new fines for Dubai tram violations

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His Highness Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, has issued a resolution governing the tram system in Dubai.

Here are the new fines for traffic offences related to tramways:

1. The new resolution states that jumping the red light at the tramway intersection and causing a traffic accident with fatalities :

  • Minimum fine of Dh15,000 and a maximum fine of Dh30,000,
  • Suspension of the driver’s license for a period of one to three years.

2. Jumping the red light at the tramway intersection and causing a traffic accident with casualties :

  • Minimum fine of Dh5,000 and maximum fine of Dh15,000,
  • Suspension of the driver’s license for a period of between six months and one year.

3. Jumping the red light at the tramway intersection and causing a traffic accident without casualties :

  • Minimum fine of Dh3,000 and a maximum fine of Dh6,000,
  • Suspension of the driver’s license for a period of between 30 days and six months.

4. Jumping the red light at the tramway intersection without causing a traffic accident:

  • Minimum fine of Dh2,000 and a maximum fine of Dh5,000,
  • Suspension of the driver’s license for a period of between 30 days and three months.

Owners, contractors or operators are subject to a fine of between Dh100,000 and Dh500,000 if they do not adhere to safety and security requirements as stated in this resolution, or the policies and procedures set forth under it.

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In addition to penalties and fines prescribed in this resolution on the owners, contractors or operators, RTA may suspend works until the violation is cleared and/or cancel or suspend any previous approval, permit, certificate or permission.

This resolution will be published in the Official Gazette and is effective from the date of publication.

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