Informations 04 “April” 2018-th

To the attention of the vehicle holders and drivers travelling to the Republic of Georgia

On the measures taken for ensuring road traffic safety in 2017

25 “January” 2018-th

Taking the requirements of the board decisions, orders and instructions, as well as the operating plans of the MIA of the Republic of Azerbaijan as a basis, the Main STP Department of the MIA and its divisions on the sites had being carried out a number of organizational and preventive measures aimed at ensuring road traffic safety, protecting public order and strengthening serving discipline within 2017.

During the year, the emergency conditions and the works implemented for ensuring road traffic safety in the Republic and its diferent regions were summerized and analyzed comprehensively, the results were extensively discussed with the senior staff of the territorial and the active units of the STP in the operating conferences held under the chairmanship of the Minister of Internal Affairs, Colonel General Mr. Ramil Usubov, and the reports on the conditions of the works performed in the field of traffic safety of the heads of STP units.

Generally, during the traffic control process, 3.365.417 facts on the violations of the road traffic rules, including 9.375 for operating motor vehicles under the influence of alcohol, 1.765.911 for exceeding the specified speed limit, 140.498 for violating the rules of overtaking, maneuvering and crossing the path of oncoming traffic, 134.854 for infringing the rules of passing the intersections, 75.296 for ignoring the limiting signals of the traffic lights, 9.113 for breaching the regulations of passenger transportation were revealed in 2017. The licenses of 10.996 drivers have been limited for several periods of time for the violations of the RTR.

In order to prevent the atmosphere pollution caused by the harmful wastes throwen from the motor vehicles, and by defining the motor vehicles, which release harmful substances more than normal with burned gas of their engines, to bring the liable persons to the responsibility in accordance with the legislation, a “Fresh Air” month was held from the 1st till the 31st of August throughout the territory of the republic, more than 20 thousand vehicles were checked, 2755 persons were brought to administrative responsibility. In general, as the result of the inspections conducted during the year, 3967 motor vehicles have been found out releasing excess of harmful substances in the burned gas of their engines and the relevant administrative measures  have been taken.

51 traffic lights were installed,  20.752 road signs were established or replaced with new ones, and 2.570.083 line drawing works with dye were implemented by the «Signal» SDPD (Specialized Designing and Production Department) last year.

Within the last year, for registration, reregistration, and deregistration of the vehicles belonging to legal and natural persons, and issuance of driving licenses, receiption of the citizen or the representatives of institutions, enterprises and organizations were conducted, 13.891 motor vehicles were pre-registered, 59.293 initial driving licenses were issued by the officers of the Main Department, and the number of car parks in the republic became 1.359.919.

Last year, 1833 RTAs (road traffic accidents) were recorded within the territories of the republic, in consequence of which 750 people died, 1719 people were injured. The number of RTAs has reduced by 173 facts  (8,6 %), as well as the number of deaths by 9 people (1,2 %), and of those who were injured by 284 people (14,2 %) compared to 2016.

In Baku city, 646 RTAs has been recorded, and consequently 207 people has died, and 552 people has been injured. In relation to 2016, the number of RTAs has reduced by 38 facts  (5,6 %), and of those who were injured by 139 people (20,1%), while the number of deaths has increased by 15 people (7,8%).

Within the territory of service of the TPSR (traffic patrol service regiment) of the MSTPD of the MIA, 185 RTAs were recorded, and consequently 223 people died, 71 people were injured in the reporting period. In relation to 2016, the number of RTAs has reduced by 40 facts  (17,8 %), as well as the number of deaths by 28 people (11,2 %), and of those who were injured by 18 people (20,2 %).  

27.7 % (508)  of those RTAs recorded on the republic have been caused by overtaking and crossing the path of oncoming traffic, 36.5 % (669) by driving vehicle with high speed, 11.8 % (216)  infringing the rules of passing the intersections, 1.4 %-i (25) by operating motor vehicles under the influence of alcohol. 51.2 % (938) of the RTAs were hitting pedestrians, in consequence of which 359 pedestrians died, 643 were injured. 100 of RTAs have happened in consequence of RTR violations. As the result of RTAs recorded on the republic, 62 children and adolescents died, 196 were injured. In general, from 750 people, who died in the result of the recorded RTAs, 570 were men, 180 were women, and from ijured 1719 people 1227 were men, 492 were women.

Following the tasks arising from the decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan «on the measures for strengthening fight against criminality, firming lawfulness and legal regulations» of 1994, along with other services of the police during the reporting year by the STP officers 1 automatic firearm, 2 gun magazines, 1 pistol, and 64 cartridges were found, and 27 wanted persons were caught and handed over to the investigation authorities.

Last year, 27 persons and 9 motor vehicles, that are wanted in the database, were detained during the registration of the motor vehicles in the registration and examination divisions of the MSTPD, as well as 1458 facts for discrepancy between the aggregate numbers and the registration documents, 272 facts for fake documents were revealed materials were sent to the investigation authorities for search.
    
In 2017, more than 40 kilograms narcotic substance (including more than 976,9 kg heroin, 12,109 kg opium,  27,506 kg marijuana, 84 cannabis bushes) on 54 facts was revealed along with the other services of the police.

246 reports on the motor vehicle theft, 227 of which have been found, entered into the main department during the year.

The Main STP Department of the MIA carries on its measures aimed at ensuring the traffic safety and protecting the public order by taking the requirements of the board decisions, orders and instructions of the MIA of the Republic of Azerbaijan as a basis


news archive