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Main STP Department addresses to legal and physical persons organizing bus tours to the regions within the territory of the country throughout summer

About traffic accidents occurred on the highways of the Republic during 8 months of 2016

16 “September” 2016-th

The measures taken in the field of prevention of traffic accidents have had a positive impact on overall prevention of accidents and of increase of their severity across the country, as well as reducing the number of crash deaths and injuries. Thus, 1331 road-traffic accidents were recorded during 8 months of 2016 across the country, as a consequence, 490 died, and 1409 were injured. The number of the road-traffic accidents has decreased by 128 facts (8,8 %), and of the dead by 93 (16 %), of the injured by 123 (8 %) in comparison with the relevant period of 2015.

440 road-traffic accidents were recorded in Baku, as a result, 118 died, and 463 injured. In comparison with 2015 the number of the road-traffic accidents, the dead and the injured has diminished by 99 facts (18,4%), 35 people (22,9%) and 124 people (21,1 %) respectively.  

39,5% (527 accidents, 193 dead, 579 injured) of the road-traffic accidents recorded across the country occurred due to overtaking and moving to the way of oncoming vehicle, 22,8% (304 accidents, 132 dead, 282 injured) due to high speed, 12,3% (164 accidents, 39 dead, 202 injured) due to violations of traffic rules related to passing the cross-roads, and 1,9% (26 accidents, 12 dead, 28 injured) due to drunk driving. 40,4% (539) of the road-traffic accidents were pedestrian crashes, as a result, 195 pedestrian died, 394 injured. 35 children and teenagers died, 124 were injured as a result of the accidents registered across the Republic.

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