Category Archives: Campaigns

Police, transport department carry out vehicle inspections – Cyprus Mail

Police in cooperation with inspectors from the Road Transport Department conducted extensive inspections on buses, lorries, and other vehicles, on Wednesday in an effort to reduce accidents and raise road safety awareness. Stopping 102 buses and lorries, and 80 other vehicles including motorcycles, they reported five cases of having no road tax, four with no […]

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Call to retire old cabinless tractors after teen death – Cyprus Mail

The Green Party-Citizens Cooperation on Thursday called for the obligatory use of safety cabins on all tractors to avoid the loss of lives, as was the case of a 15-year-old boy from Droushia in Paphos who was killed after the tractor he was driving overturned and crushed him on Wednesday. The accident occurred on the […]

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Police stepping up measures during long weekend – Cyprus Mail

Police will be stepping up traffic measures over the long holiday weekend but it also warned the public to take precautions when leaving the house. The force said it will intensify patrols on highways and other main roads, especially those leading to the coast and mountain resorts. Officers will be paying special attention on speeding, […]

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Over 600 booked for failing to use seatbelts – Cyprus Mail

In one week, police reported over 600 people for failure to use seatbelts while travelling in a car, it was announced on Friday. Police said they reported 622 people – 600 concerned failure to use front seatbelts, 21 the rear seats, and one for not using a baby seat. The campaign took place between May […]

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Police clampdown nets hundreds of driving offenders – Cyprus Mail

An islandwide police clampdown on traffic violations between Friday and Sunday morning netted 493 speeders, 45 drunk drivers and 775 motorists for other offences, CNA reported on Sunday. During the same period, 380 checks were carried out at nightclubs and restaurants out of which 164 offenders were written up. Patrols had also been increased outside […]

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