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Experts urge campers to follow safety norms

Experts urge campers to follow safety norms

Participants in a seminar, organised by the Ministry of Interior's General Directorate of Traffic, urged all those wishing to go camping this year to follow the health, environment and traffic rules and to respect security and safety procedures.

‘Students for Road Safety’ programme creates awareness, spreads message

‘Students for Road Safety’ programme creates awareness, spreads message

The General Directorate of Traffic and Oryx GTL are continuing with their commitment to students in the area of road safety.

Traffic dept: no dearth of parking lots in most areas

Traffic dept: no dearth of parking lots in most areas

There should be no excuse for parking a vehicle in an undesignated area as the country now has a number of underground and multi-storey parking facilities, a senior official of the General Directorate of Traffic has said.

New radar device launched to catch speeding motorists

New radar device launched to catch speeding motorists

The General Directorate of Traffic has launched patrol vehicles equipped with a modern radar device to monitor traffic rule violations.

Road safety initiative brings together traffic stakeholders

Road safety initiative brings together traffic stakeholders

The 34th Traffic Week, which was held at Darb Al Saai recently, brought together some of Qatar’s largest driving schools and other organisations partnering with the General Directorate of Traffic.

Smart device for vehicle impounding

Smart device for vehicle impounding

A new smart device will be used to impound vehicles, involved in certain traffic offences, at the homes of their owners, revealed Brigadier Mohamed Saad al-Kharji, director general of the General Directorate of Traffic.

Road deaths, injuries fall in Qatar

Road deaths, injuries fall in Qatar

Road deaths and injuries in Qatar declined in 2017 compared to 2016, the General Directorate of Traffic announced.

Innovation equips traffic department to drive past obstacles

Innovation equips traffic department to drive past obstacles

The General Directorate of Traffic has initiated work to establish six offices with insurance companies in order to enable the clients to complete procedures at one location, it was announced Sunday.

Traffic investigation offices opened at insurance firms

Traffic investigation offices opened at insurance firms

In a move aimed at simplifying procedures for motorists involved in road accidents, the General Directorate of Traffic has opened five traffic investigation offices on the premises of insurance companies in Qatar.

Traffic safety: Seminars discuss role of institutions

Traffic safety: Seminars discuss role of institutions

A seminar held here at Darb Al Saie discussed the roles of national institutions, corporate groups, and media in promoting traffic awareness and safety issues.