Cars in Attica should be equipped with anti-skid chains from today in view of the bad weather.
Cars of all categories must be equipped with anti-skid chains or other similar anti-skid means, by decision of the Traffic Director of Attica, from 22:00 this Monday. It is noted that this applies as long as these vehicles do not carry special tires during their traffic on the entire road network of the Prefecture of Attica.
Drivers of vehicles is required
to ensure that their vehicles are provided with suitable anti-slip means, as well as a sufficient amount of fuel,
to know how to install and operate the anti-slip means they carry,
to adjust their driving according to the prevailing conditions,
be especially careful when driving,
to comply with the signals and instructions of the traffic controllers.
Prohibition of truck traffic from tonight on the old Elefsina-Thebes national road
The ban on the traffic of all kinds of heavy vehicles with a maximum permissible weight of more than 3.5 tons, regardless of the use of anti-skid chains, on the old national road Elefsina – Thebes from 10 pm on Sunday (28/1), announced the Headquarters of ELAS.
Tips for driving on snow and ice – What about chains
In particular, as emphasized in the announcement, for special security reasons in order to avoid causing traffic problems and due to the occurrence of adverse weather phenomena, by decisions of the Traffic Directorate of Attica and the Police Directorate of Viotia, the traffic of any type of heavy vehicle with a maximum permissible weight of more than of 3.5 tons, regardless of the use of anti-skid chains from 22:00 today 01-28-2024 until the effects subside in both traffic streams P.E.O. Elefsinas-Thebes from the 5th km (REVOIL gas station – formerly CYCLON) of N. Attica to the 34th of P.E.O. Elefsina of Thebes of N. Boeotia.