Entries under "Traffic regulations"

Use of cell phones and electronic devices: increased fines

December 15th, 2017 (No Comments)

Cell phone ban: Guest author Christoph Becker explains the fines for the use of mobile phones and electronic devices behind the steering wheel.

New regulations for winter tire requirement!

December 13th, 2017 (No Comments)

The winter tire requirement has been re-regulated. Guest author Christoph Becker informs.

Rescue path – increased fines!

December 7th, 2017 (No Comments)

Rescue lanes can save lives. Therefore, the fines were drastically increased if ignored. Guest author Christoph Becker informs.

“Ghost parking” – a potential accident risk

October 7th, 2017 (No Comments)

Our guest author Christoph Becker informs about the dangers of ghost parking – and the penalties for illegal parking.

Drivers, clear a path for rescue vehicles

August 24th, 2017 (No Comments)

Any driver can be involved in an accident. For the rest of the traffic, this usually means traffic jam, blocked motorways and waiting.
For the victim(s) now every minute counts. The first requirement for the waiting traffic is to clear a path for the rescue vehicles.

Holiday travel ban – from 1 July it is time again:

July 1st, 2017 (No Comments)

Trucks with a permissible total mass of more than 7.5 tons and tractors with trailers shall not be used in the period from 1 July to 31 August. This ban is valid every Saturday from 7 am to 8 pm.

Information about the list of penalties

November 11th, 2016 (No Comments)

Chief of Police Christoph Becker reports on the current list of fines in case of violations of traffic regulations during the cold season.

Traffic accident prevention: Safely through the dark season

November 8th, 2016 (No Comments)

Fog in the morning hours or early darkness in the evening in the cold season change the traffic conditions to the disadvantage of all traffic participants. Chief inspector Christoph Becker shows what is important, for example, in the departure control, and what must be paid particular attention to in the cold and dark season.