May 31, 2017
USING MOBILE, LIGHTING OR THROWING CIGARETTES AT PETROL PUMPS WILL BE FINED
Car drivers to be penalized in Saudi Arabia, If they found doing any of these things, texting on mobile, speaking on mobile, lighting a cigarette or throwing a used cigarette at petrol pump stations according to Madinah city Civil Defense and the report in Saudi Gazette news. Recommend : 100% tax on Cigarettes & Soft drinks in Saudi Arabia
It is also necessary to turn off your car engines while refueling the tanks at petrol or gas stations otherwise it will be treated as a violation of safety as per the Civil Defense in Madinah. Related : All airlines baggage allowances
- The director of safety and security of Civil Defense department Sami Al-Jahdali said that, it is risk to the lives of people if the gas stations ignore to write the safety instructions and guidelines at the petrol pump stations, All gas stations should write the safety guidelines at the place where car drivers can easily see it.
- It is also the duty of the petrol pump stations to highlight the dangers of neglecting the safety guidelines, Any gas station violating the safety and security measures will be fined as per Sami Al Jahdali warning. Similar : Free Bus service at Riyadh Airport
- The fined or penalized amount will be based on the seriousness of violation and its repetition. See Also : New train between Riyadh and Qassim