Tagged : road safety

13 May

Stuck in a traffic jam or a road block? There’s a handy app at help

by منى يونس

A friend shared with me recently that she often ends up being late to work, which results in a portion of her monthly salary being deducted. And the cause of this unintentional “late” arrival is simply the inconsistent and unpredictable commute traffic she has to deal with daily. She leaves home at the same time […]

26 May

You Think You’re Safe On Roads? Let’s Talk Driving!

by Anirudh Sharma

Are you a safe driver? Do you fasten your seat belt while on the road, keep away from texting while driving or even answering your phone? If your answer is yes, you are on the right track! If not, beware and practice good habits while driving because your behavior can be detrimental not only to […]

08 Aug

Texting and Driving More Dangerous than Drink Driving

by Sarah Spendiff

This week saw the launch of Qatar’s Traffic Department Awareness Campaign on the dangers of using your mobile handset whilst driving. It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to know that texting and driving is dangerous, but plenty of people continue to do it. Most troubling of all is that even with all the stories of […]