The Emirates Traffic Safety Association was established on January 7, 2002 AD in the city of Abu Dhabi and its state of work and its headquarters is in the capital Abu Dhabi, in accordance with Federal Law No. (6) for the year 1974 AD regarding organizing associations of public benefit and its amendments by Law No. (20) for the year 1981 AD and it was declared according to Ministerial Resolution No. 715 of 2002 dated 10/19/2002, and registered with the Ministry of Social Affairs under No. (108). The association is made up of volunteer members who represent all segments and sectors of society concerned with traffic safety and have an independent legal personality.