Coloured lights flash to warn drivers about accidents ahead or adverse weather conditions
Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Police have launched a new road alert system across all main highways, using coloured lights to alert drivers of upcoming traffic incidents and adverse weather conditions, to enhance road safety across the emirate.
.@ADPoliceHQ has launched a road alert system across highways in #AbuDhabi, using coloured lights to alert drivers of upcoming traffic incidents and adverse weather conditions, enhancing road safety across the emirate. pic.twitter.com/AiMDhaNC9K
— مكتب أبوظبي الإعلامي (@ADMediaOffice) May 15, 2023
A video shared today on Twitter by the Abu Dhabi Media Office shows that:
Lights flash in red and blue to alert motorists of an accident ahead.
The lights are powered by solar energy as well as internal batteries.
These flashing colours can be seen easily from a distance of 200 metres during the day and night.