Rules of the Road

SEATBELTS

Seatbelts are compulsory to wear when moving forward for children and adults but it only covers persons 3 years of age and older. If seatbelts are fitted, rear-seat passengers must wear such seatbelts whilst the vehicle is driven. A child is defined as a person between the ages of 3 and 14 years, except when

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LIGHTS

Motorcycles You may not operate any motorcycle, on a public road unless all lamps fitted to such motorcycles are undamaged, properly secured and capable of being lighted at all times; When riding a motorcycle on a public road, the headlamp must be lighted at all times. (During night and day) Light and Heavy Motor Vehicles

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DIPPED BEAM

Every headlamp emitting a dipped-beam must be so adjusted and maintained to be capable of adequately illuminating an area ahead of the motor vehicle, enabling the driver/rider to see any person, vehicle or substantial object at a distance of at least 45 metres ahead of the motor vehicle.

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MAIN BEAM (BRIGHT)

Every headlamp emitting a main-beam (bright), must be so adjusted and maintained that it shall be capable of adequately illuminating an area ahead of the motor vehicle, enabling the driver/rider to see any person, vehicle or substantial object at a distance of at least 100 metres. Remember to dip the main-beam (bright) of your vehicle

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