Accidents with injured or killed pedestrians occur almost every day. This was at the briefing said Acting Deputy Chief of Patrol Police Chernivtsi Paul Semeniuk. According to him, most of the perpetrators of road accidents are pedestrians themselves, writes molbuk.ua.
"Despite all measures, with the first of September we have a greatly increased incidence of traffic accidents involving pedestrians. Unfortunately, we must admit that almost every day there is some accident with pedestrians, which ends very, very difficult for road users. There are pedestrians who are in intensive care units of hospitals, there are people who have lighter injuries, but the situation and the trend is very, very negative ", - he said.
The police remind: Pedestrians should always ensure the safety of the movement, obov_amp_ # 96; sure to look in both directions. "Maybe it's like in school, but it's not funny because the intensity of our traffic, you can see for yourself on the first of September increased road a lot of cars are heavy, areas with limited visibility. Unfortunately, shall state that in most cases pedestrians get into such situations, ignoring traffic rules. in a minority of cases it is the fault of motorists who diverted the means of mobile zv_amp_ # 96; communication on some other items, "- said Semeniuk.
In view of this, every Thursday patrol police conducted a pedestrian Day when paying particular attention to the violation of traffic rules by pedestrians and maximum number of draws to administrative vidpovidlnosti, that prescribes penalties (fine of 51 hryvnia).
At the same time the total number of accidents in the last month decreased slightly: in the period from 11 July to 11 August was recorded 111 accidents in which 12 people injured, from 12 August to 12 September, during the month safety doozhnoho movement, the figure was 95 cases in which injured 14 people. Join "MB " in social networks VK , Classmates , Facebook