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It is the drivers responsibility to ensure that a pre-journey safety check is carried out on the vehicle referring the list

as hereunder (but not limited to): Tires appear road worthy, free of unusual signs of wear or low / high pressure. The level of fluids, such as fuel, lube oil, coolant and battery water is healthy. Vehicle body is in safe condition & no apparent fuel, oil or other fluid leaks. All warning & hazard lights are in working order Side mirrors & rear view mirror are clean & suitably adjusted for the driver. The seat is adjusted to proper angle & position to meet personal body dimension. The vehicle interior temperature is moderate. Drivers as well as the passengers in the vehicles (including buses equipped with seat belts) are wearing seat belts and the number of passengers does not exceed the limit as prescribed in Vehicle Registration Card. All loads are properly secured and it does not exceed the vehicles specified capacities as well as it is not overhanging the extremity of the vehicle. While driving a vehicle irrespective of the length of the journey, the driver MUST: Drive within posted speed limits and appropriate to traffic condition. Obey all traffic signs as well as Kuwait Traffic Rules & Regulations. Maintain a safe distance from the vehicle in front and leave enough space around your car from all sides. In case of poor visibility (such as fog or dust cloud) slow down, use fog lights and stay at far right side of the road. While driving scan continually to be alert for anything unusual. Switch off the mobile phone prior to entering a petrol filling station and follow the safety notice as well as the attendant instructions. Switch off vehicle engine while filling fuel at petrol station. Use hazard warning light (flasher) to alert fellow road users in case the vehicle is stranded / breakdown on road or the driver notices a hazardous situation ahead. Install reflective triangle on the road reasonably away from your vehicle tail in case of vehicle breakdown. Vehicle drivers MUST NOT: Operate mobile phones or two way radios whilst the vehicle is in motion. For emergency communication, the driver should stop the vehicle safely and then respond to the call.

Divert their attention through activities such as smoke, eat or drink while driving. Carry passengers in the load carrying area of a vehicle. Provide lift to unknown personnel during journey to and from KOC worksite, Drive when they are not fit to do so, due to fatigue, illness or other limitations. Transport any flammable, toxic, corrosive, radioactive, explosive and other harmful substances except in specifically designed containers / vehicles as authorized by Government Traffic department/ other agencies