How to do it right – as a driver: Keep your vehicle in good mechanical condition. Conduct a daily vehicle inspection. Plan your trip in advance. Allow sufficient time to reach your destination – do not rush. Alter your driving to suit weather conditions. Do not be under the influence of alcohol. Learn to recognize driving situations that can be hazardous. Utilize the height of your vehicle to see further ahead. Take note of improper driving actions of others and do not repeat them. Allow sufficient space between you and the vehicle in front – do not tailgate. Do not exceed the speed limit for heavy vehicles. This is displayed as the lower speed limit on a speed sign.
The faster you go the more likely you are to have a crash. Speed is a contributing factor in 80% of all crashes in Dubai. Obey all traffic signs and markings. Never try to beat traffic lights. Watch for cars entering the road ahead, changing lanes or turning Plan and signal well ahead when you want to change lanes or overtake. If you are not sure that you have enough time to turn safely or change lanes, just wait. A few seconds or minutes could save your life. Concentrate, keep your mind on the road. Stay alert. Take rest breaks whenever possible. Expect the unexpected from drivers and watch for pedestrians and other traffic participants
Smart Transport, as a responsible bus rental service provider in Dubai, UAE, takes the health and safety of its passengers seriously. The company is committed to ensuring that its buses are safe, clean and well-maintained, and that all passengers are protected from health and safety risks during their travels. Here are some of the health and safety measures implemented by Smart Transport:
Smart Transport buses are cleaned and disinfected regularly to ensure that they are free from germs and viruses. High-touch surfaces such as door handles, armrests, and seat belts are given special attention to reduce the risk of transmission of diseases.
In accordance with local government guidelines, Smart Transport requires all passengers to wear face masks during their travels. This is to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and other airborne diseases.
Hand sanitizers are provided on all Smart Transport buses to encourage regular hand hygiene among passengers.
Smart Transport ensures that social distancing is maintained among passengers during their travels. Passengers are seated apart from each other, and the maximum number of passengers on each bus is limited to ensure that there is enough space for social distancing.
Smart Transport employs professional drivers who are trained in safe driving practices and are committed to the safety of their passengers. They follow traffic rules and regulations and maintain a safe driving distance from other vehicles on the road.
Smart Transport buses undergo regular maintenance to ensure that they are in good condition and meet safety standards. This includes regular inspections, repairs, and replacements of parts as needed.
STAY on your side of the road — far back from the road edge and away from traffic. WAIT for the bus to stop and LOOK for the driver’s signal to cross the street. Making eye contact with the bus driver is important for safely crossing a street