TRAFFIC SAFETY UPGRADING
Specialists of Traffic Safety Department of «DerzhdorNDI» SE take part in a social project "Safe way to school" supported by the People's Deputy Ihor Didenko.
Within the framework of this project, a random survey of pedestrian crossings that are located directly near schools had been executed in the town of Brovary.
The experts evaluated the pedestrian crossings state and provided recommendations on how to improve their state and visibility with minimal investments and, as a result, it would increase the traffic safety level of the least protected and most unpredictable road users that are the schoolchildren.
Also, within the framework of this project, in one of the schools, the national police conducted a lesson on road traffic safety for the schoolchildren.
«DerzhdorNDI» SE, in its turn, has significant developments in road traffic safety area. The Institute developed the State Construction Norms (DBN) for the design and construction of highways, a number of National Standards (requirements for safety barriers , installation of rumble strips, installation of road mirrors and the roads with three traffic lanes), as well as the recommendations for the arrangement of pedestrian crossings equipped with modern road traffic facilities.
Also, «DerzhdorNDI» SE specialists carried out a survey of safety on one of the main highways of Ukraine - Lviv-Uman and provided their proposals for improving the traffic safety on the repaired road sections.