Violations of child safety on UAE roads

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Dubai: Child safety in vehicles is an ongoing issue that continues to raise concern among drivers on the road. Children not wearing seat belts and drivers speeding are the two most common road violations noticed by our Gulf News community journalists.

In 2011, speeding violations accounted for an alarming 85 per cent of all traffic violations, according to Dubai Police’s Traffic Department.

The newspaper’s community reporters have shared their concerns and suggestions on how to ensure child safety in vehicles, and ways to avoid reckless driving.

Read a selection of community reports by readers…