The number of road accidents in the republic decreased by 5% since the beginning of the year
Implementation of the new Law “On Road Traffic” clearly allowed to divide responsibilities among all actors involved in the sphere of road traffic, as well as to strengthen the requirements for the activities aimed at ensuring road safety.
“The control and traffic supervision have significantly increased. As a result of regularly conducted large-scale preventive measures “Safe road,” “Bus”, “Attention, children!” and others increased detectability of traffic rule violations by 0.5% (to 1 million 687 thousand),” reported the press service of Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan.
According to the ministry, as a result of the measures taken, in spite of the continued growth of motor vehicles (+ 8% to 4.5 million) in the country, there has been a steady decline in accident rates over the last 3 years.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan