Going abroad - Slovakia

Other specific rules


Daytime running lights are mandatory even during daylight hours


Safety equipment for cars Reflective vest
Warning triangle

Winter Tires

Mandatory use of winter tyres If the road is entirely covered with snow or ice
For heavy goods vehicles and buses, on driven wheels from 15 November to 15 March and if the road is entirely covered with snow or ice


Safety equipment for cyclist Helmet
Reflective vest (when visibility is poor)

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