Since the beginning of year the State traffic inspectorate in the Nikolaev area elicited and stopped more than 10 249 facts of violations of the rules of traffic by drivers of passenger transport. From them - 98 facts of drunk driving, 207 - emergency creations on roads, 1 759 - journey on forbidding signal of the traffic light and as result of such discipline among drivers of passenger transport - because of these drivers since the beginning of year already occurred 22 dorozhno - transport incidents in which 32 persons suffered.
As reports sector of public relations of GAI in the Nikolaev area, for the purpose of prevention of road accident with participation of cargo transport and the transport making passenger traffic, since November 9 in the Nikolaev area the operation "Carrier — Winter-2009" began.
When carrying out operation by the staff of GAI and Glavavtotransinspektion's representatives in the Nikolaev area technical condition of motor transport which makes passenger traffic, a condition of emergency and emergency exits in buses and minibuses is checked. Also the staff of GAI pays special attention to identification of violations of the rules of traffic by drivers of buses and trucks.