A new survey found the most high-risk day, timings, and nationalities on UAE roads in Ramadan
Dubai: Road rage is a common sight in the UAE during Ramadan, as tempers flare up, fender benders occur and motorists exceed the speed limit as they make their way home.
According to recent research, there is one day of the week in particular when the most number of traffic accidents are likely to happen – on a Wednesday.
“The most dangerous weekdays are Wednesdays and least dangerous are Sundays,” stated the Ramadan Claims and Accidents Analysis Report, which was carried out by RoadSafetyUAE, QIC Insured and Gargash Insurance Brokers.
The report analysed the 2016 Ramadan claims data of 1,845 reported accidents.
Mustafa Oliyath Vazayil, Managing Director, Gargash Insurance Brokers advises: “Motorists must realise, that even if they arrive late for a Ramadan event, people will understand...Read more...