It might be a crash where you were the driver, a passenger, a pedestrian or even just an observer. If you perceive the crash as life-threatening, or if someone is killed in the accident, then that can influence your response.
Overall Crime and Safety Situation U. Embassy Maputo does not assume responsibility for the professional ability or integrity of the persons or firms appearing in this report.
The ACS Unit cannot recommend a particular individual or location and assumes no responsibility for the quality of service provided. While lack of opportunity prevents most illegal traffickers from settling in Mozambique, the constant flux of people and goods brings with it nefarious elements and businesses.
Mozambique is a developing country that has been steadily rebuilding its economy and civic institutions since the year civil war ended in High unemployment rates, weak investment in employment-generating industries, and low incomes associated with work in the informal sector create conditions of gross economic hardship.
High inflation rates and a depreciating currency dramatically increased the costs of goods for Mozambicans who depend on imports for much of their consumption. The difficult economic forecast for Mozambique could lead to a significant rise in crime in Crime Threats The number of violent crimes is comparable to most other African countries.
Assailants occasionally use forceful tactics, operate in organized groups, and carry weapons that increase the possibility of physical harm. Expatriates are frequent targets due to their perceived wealth.
The majority of crimes against Americans and expatriates alike are non-violent crimes of opportunity pickpocketing, theft of unattended possessions, vehicular break-ins, bag snatching.
People walking the streets alone, especially at night, with purses, bags, or backpacks are frequently targeted, especially for electronics that are easily sold on the black market. In the past few years, Mozambique experienced a steady level of robberies and thefts.
The most frequent types of robberies generally involve several assailants who brandish weapons knives, machetes, firearms.
During December and January, these types of crimes increase in frequency. If the economic downturn persists, the level of violent crime will likely rise.
Incidents of financial fraud and identity theft are increasing slightly, as is the use of counterfeit currency. Cybersecurity Issues Cybersecurity capabilities are still developing. The National Institute of Communications is working to improve the cybersecurity infrastructure, and banks and other public institutions are beginning to modernize and digitize their information.
The Federal Road Safety Corps has reminded all motorists and other road users to be cautious on the roads as the rainy season has set in. This is to ensure sanity on the highways during the season even as the Corps also harps on the need for strict compliance with traffic rules and regulations among road users especially during this . For those of us in normally sunny California, El Niño is about to bring a messy winter. The last time we saw a really rainy winter here was – , which happened to be my first year of motorcycle riding. Road Safety In Rainy Season The Rainy Season In Bangladesh 68 rate or flag this pageTweet By Moktadir Muddy Road Flood Dirty water The Rainy season is one of the six seasons. It comes after the summer.
Other Areas of Concern Walking alone after dark is strongly discouraged. Do not walk on the beach at night. Violent conflict between government forces and armed elements of the major opposition party rose dramatically inmostly in the four central provinces Sofala, Manica, Tete, Zambezia but with occasional reports of conflict in Niassa, Nampula, and Inhambane provinces.
Attacks on civilian vehicles, military convoys, and commercial railway transportation as well as politically-motivated assassinations, kidnappings, and escort convoys for highway traffic occurred in these provinces.
Embassy and many other Western missions in Maputo restricted travel to several provinces during most of A cease-fire was announced in late December — and extended in January -- and is still in effect as of this publication date. The cease-fire is an important development in negotiations between the government and opposition elements, but only time will tell if the cease-fire evolves into a longer-term pause in the violence and if acceptable terms will be agreed to by both sides.
Airplanes, Public Transport, and Overnights. Exercise extreme caution when near any road or motor vehicle traffic. Driving is often a challenging and dangerous activity. Maputo's streets are narrow, crowded, and in constant disrepair, despite recent road improvement projects.
The lack of street lights, stop signs, traffic signals, sidewalks, and guardrails, combined with potholes and unpaved road surfaces increases the risk of injury or death for drivers and pedestrians.Fall into good habits this autumn!
Follow these tips to help you and your family stay safe and healthy. Keep your kids safe and healthy. Get involved with your kids’ activities at home and at school to help ensure they are safe and healthy.
Every year in Bali, usually somewhere in the months between December and April, rainy season hits.
It is definitely not like clockwork and can fluctuate a few months in either direction or skip completely only to bring lots of rain during the months of June to August, but when rainy season does hit, .
Road Safety In Rainy Season The Rainy Season In Bangladesh 68 rate or flag this pageTweet By Moktadir Muddy Road Flood Dirty water The Rainy season is one of the six seasons.
It comes after the summer. In Bangkok, Phuket and Chiang Mai, it rains very frequently (almost every day) during the rainy season, though it rarely rains all day.
Storms in this part of the world can be intense, with very heavy downpours, loud thunder and lots of lightning.
Disney Crossy Road is a mobile game based on Crossy Road for Windows, iOS, and Android devices. As of September , there are no more major updates planned, with the final update being the DuckTales Update (Version ). However, the game is still available for download. While it is true that some accidents on icy roads are the result of drivers not exercising due care in the face of a visually apparent hazard, the actual data shows that many cannot be classified this way.