Last week in the Dubrovnik region there were ten road traffic accidents, of which three had only material damage whilst the others had injured drivers and passengers.
In traffic control measures carried out by the Dubrovnik Police a total of 635 fines were issued to drivers last week. From this figure 212 were for not wearing seatbelts, 138 for speeding offences, 20 for drunk driving, 13 for incorrect overtaking and 42 for illegally parking vehicles.
It is compulsory in Croatia for the occupants of all vehicles to wear seatbelts them at all times, on front and rear seats. The fine for not wearing a seatbelt is 500 Kuna.