Traffic Updates

Traffic Advisory for the Week of November 23-29

November 20, 2020

Road Safety Reminder for the Week

THE RIGHT OF WAY RULE : Emergency Vehicles
Upon the approach of an authorized emergency vehicle (ambulance, police, fire equipment, civil defense, explosive ordinance, etc.) that is sounding a siren and/or displaying flashing red or blue lights, all highway users must yield the right-of-way (Motor Vehicle Code of Guam Section 3333).

  1. The operators of all other vehicles shall yield the right-of-way and shall immediately drive to a position parallel to, and as close as possible to, the right-hand edge or curb of the highway clear of any intersection and thereupon stop and remain in such position until such authorized emergency vehicle has passed, except when otherwise directed by a police officer.
  2. All pedestrians upon the highway shall remain in a place of safety until such authorized emergency vehicle has passed, except when otherwise directed by a police officer.

According to Guam’s Traffic Violation Bureau’s (TVB) Traffic Fine Schedule

GCA (Guam Code Annotated) Code Description Eff. 01/01/14
3501(A) Leaving Scene with Injuries/Property Damage $500.00
3501B Leaving Scene of an Accident (Provide Information) $500.00
3502 Failure to Report Accident $500.00
3503D Failure to Comply with Police Officer $100.00