At the end of the last week, heads of State traffic inspectorates of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine gathered in Nikolaev from all areas of our country. In the building of the Nikolaev regional state administration passed All-Ukrainian meeting of Department of the State traffic inspectorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine where the results of work of GAI for the first half of the year 2008 were summed up. During meeting over which the head of the department of GAI of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine the general - the militia major Sergey Kolomiyets presided, the question - operation of signs of individual design - "The index of the directions" was raised.
It was noted that in Dnepropetrovsk, Kharkov, Nikolaev, Cherkassy, Poltava, Uzhgorod and settlements of Kiev region on ulichno - a road network signs of individual design continue to be operated. Mean "The index of the directions" with color logos and логознаками business concerns and establishments which specify the movement directions to offices, to shops, hotels, bars, cafe, restaurants and volume similar, and comprise advertizing signs.
These signs in most cases distract and enter participants of traffic into confusion, and it in turn to become the road accident reason.