Saudi Arabia ranked first at the Arab level in Road warning hazards, index reports

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Saudi Arabia ranked first at the Arab level according to the technologically-used road warning hazards index, measured as part of the GCC developmental index, it was reported on Friday.

According to the report, Saudi transport ministry has covered more than 58 kilometers of the continent-like country with road warning hazards technology which produces warning voices once a driver tends to get out of his track due to feeling sleepy or using mobile or suffering worse vision due to bad weather or whatever.

The measure contributed to drastically reducing fatal car accidents from 28.8 deaths to every 100,000 to 16.8 deaths to every 100,000, the report said.