10.000 Dhs for safe driving
Dubai: Road users were left pleasantly surprised after being pulled over by police for safe driving on the first day of the Shell GoldStar Contest, which rewarded 10 road users Dh1,000 each on Monday.
Traffic officials will select the safest road users who will be rewarded.
A total of Dh30,000 will be awarded during the three-day campaign, with 10 road users selected for each day of the campaign.
Road safety The Shell GoldStar Contest rewards cash prizes to drivers, pedestrians and cyclists who follow good safety habits.
Drivers are selected for following a variety of road safety practices, such as using seatbelts, staying off the phone while driving, lane discipline, using child safety seats, using indicators and observing speed limits.
Roshanara Sait, Campaign Founder & Director of Ciel Marketing & Events, said: Our aim is to create and spread road safety awareness.
UAE is home to over 190 nationalities with varying driving styles, today seven of our ten winners came from different countries, including the UAE. The Shell GoldStar Contest acts as a reminder that one must respect road rules at all times.