From April 10 to April 12 in Kiev on the "Tea" autodrome for the first time in Ukraine competitions of the international social project "autogame by the rules "Safety" took place. Ten teams which part pupils of the senior classes of Donetsk, Lugansk, Dnepropetrovsk, Odessa, Nikolaev, Zaporozhye, Lvov, Kharkov areas, the city of Kiev and the Autonomous Republic of Crimea were took part in competitions.
Performing various tasks during "autogame", seniors were in a role of drivers and mechanics, pedestrians and inspectors of GAI. They showed not only knowledge of Traffic regulations and ability to direct the car, but also ability logically to argue and in a short space of time to solve tasks which are set for them by life.
According to the unanimous decision of the competent jury, the team of young drivers from Lvovshchina, the second - school students from the Nikolaev area was the best, and the third place was taken by inhabitants of Odessa.
"Autogame by rules" is an imitation of the real road situations, but the imitation reproduced in quite safe conditions. At the same time, the best assimilation of information was promoted by a competition and rivalry element.
As the deputy chief of Department of the State traffic inspectorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Sergey Levchenko noted, "the correct and safe behavior on modern automobile ways can't learn quickly is a large-scale program of education which needs to be begun with the childhood. Therefore we try to provide to children this important and useful information so that it didn't become for them tiresome and unnecessary freight. Certainly, the best form of such study is game".
He also sincerely thanked representatives of Renault firm who acted as co-organizers of competitions and provided cars for carrying out practical competitions. In turn, representatives of the Renault company noted high level of skill of participants "autogames by the rules "Safety" and hoped that in the subsequent such competitions become traditional and school students will take part in them from all regions of Ukraine.