Category Archives: Road Safety

Police nab over 500 speeders during weekend checks – Cyprus Mail

Police said on Sunday they had booked over 500 drivers islandwide for speeding and over 400 for other traffic violations between Friday night and Saturday night. Out of 561 breathalyser tests, they booked 67 motorists for being over the limit. Over 360 checks at nightclubs they booked 121 establishments for various offences plus 12 for […]

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900 charged in six days for mobile use while driving – Cyprus Mail

Just over nine hundred motorists were reported over a six-day period for driving while using their phones, police announced Tuesday. Police say that as part of their continuous efforts to prevent and reduce traffic accidents and consolidate road safety awareness, they held a nationwide crackdown on hands free (mobile phone use) while driving between the […]

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Transport minister seeks speedy introduction of speed cameras – Cyprus Mail

Προεδρικό Μέγαρο // Presidential Palace

Transport minister Marios Demetriades said on Monday that speed cameras should be installed as soon as possible. Speaking after a meeting with the Road Safety Council (RSC) he said that after he has consulted with the finance ministry, a meeting will take place to find a practical way to install the system, which will significantly […]

Source: Transport minister seeks speedy introduction of speed cameras – Cyprus Mail