29 January 2014, Wednesday, 13:05
author: Elvira Latypova
A new speed limit mode is introduced on the highway Ufa — Airport. The speed limit is reduced from 80 to 60 kilometers per hour, according to the city administration.
"This measure is introduced in connection with the traffic police recommendation and it is intended to improve road safety, reduce number of road accidents and, as a consequence, deaths and injuries of people" the press office of City Council explains.
According to the Ufa traffic police department of the Interior Ministry RF, 111 people died, more than three thousand people received injuries of varying severity on the roads of the republican capital in 2013.