The state traffic inspectorate of the Nikolaev area is seriously concerned by a condition of accident rate on area roads. The special alarm is caused by quantity dorozhno - transport incidents with the assistance of pedestrians. Since the beginning of year in Nikolayevshchina 153 road accidents with the assistance of pedestrians as a result of whom 32 persons were lost took place and 134 were injured.
The main reasons dorozhno - transport incidents with the assistance of pedestrians - carriageway transition in an unspecified place; sudden exit to the carriageway from - for standing transport; transition to forbidding "red" signal of the traffic light, and also crossing of the drunk road.
Since the beginning of year the staff of GAI revealed and stopped 13 669 violations of traffic regulations by pedestrians. For violation of the rules of traffic pedestrians, according to article 127 КУпАП, provided responsibility - the prevention or a penalty from 51 to 85 UAH. If the pedestrian breaks traffic regulations in a state of intoxication, he can be punished by penalty imposing on it from 136 to 170 UAH, and for creation of an emergency situation by the law the penalty from 170 to 255 UAH, or public works for a period of 20 is provided till 40 o'clock.
The state traffic inspectorate in the Nikolaev area warns all drivers to be the most attentive, especially in a night-time. After all during this period of time the probability of commission of road accident grows because visibility of the carriageway is limited. Also you remember that safety, both pedestrians, and drivers depends only on them and steady observance of requirements of Traffic regulations by everyone, reports sector of public relations of UGAI Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in the Nikolaev area.