the Rostov region following the results of 9 months the accident rate decreased by 23.8%
In the Rostov region following the results of nine months of the current year the accident rate decreased: the number of road accident (1,708) became 23.8% less in comparison with the same period of 2019 (2,242). Besides, for January-September for 26.4% the number of the road accidents with participation of children, was reduced by 27.7% – with participation of pedestrians.
According to operational data, the social risk on roads was 7.34 at extreme values for 2020 – 11.76.
– Indicators of accident rate decrease, and in many respects it is result of implementation of the regional project "Traffic safety", – the Minister of Transport of the Rostov region Andrey Ivanov noted. – At the same time even positive dynamics does not give to us a reason to relax: behind each figure of statistics – lives and human health. Unfortunately, accidents happen regularly, and in the majority violations of the rules become their reasons: driving into the oncoming lane, speeding, carelessness be driving. It can level a so-called human factor to each participant of traffic. And factors of road conditions which can promote road accident commission we systematically eliminate.
In 2020 within the regional draft "Traffic safety" of the "Safe and Qualitative Highways" national project, events for the maintenance of highways of regional and intermunicipal value are held: 3120 running meters of a barrier protection are established, defects of a covering are liquidated, the road marking is put, pointed arrangement of dangerous sites the complex systems of the organization of traffic continues.
The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia in the Rostov region and the Ministry of Education of the region hold the joint events directed to prevention of children's traumatism. Among them – development of the YuIDovskiy movement.