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Romania:theft leaves section of Bucharest motorway without lighting

Published Sat, 26/01/2019 - 17:19

Half of the ‘urban highway’, a 6 km segment of the A3 highway between Bucharest and Ploiesti, has been left without lighting after thieves stole the underground cable powering the lighting system.

The highway segment, which takes drivers into the capital, was only inaugurated in mid-December. It is lit to offer increased visibility and safety. Now, only half of the segment has the required lighting.

Lithuania achieves 11 per cent reduction in road fatalities year-on-year

Published Thu, 03/01/2019 - 07:25

 

In 2018 the number of people killed in traffic accidents in Lithuania was reduced by 11 per cent - thaT'S 24 FEWER THAN IN 2017. Over the last two decades, an impressive reduction in road deaths of up to 80 per cent has been achieved! Police say they are proud of the joint work done by government institutions, police, social partners, traffic organisations and other road safety partners. "We are confidently moving towards a Vision Zero," said a police spokesperson.

Lithuania achieves 11 per cent reduction in road fatalities year-on-year

Published Thu, 03/01/2019 - 07:24

 

In 2018 the number of people killed in traffic accidents in Lithuania was reduced by 11 per cent - thaT'S 24 FEWER THAN IN 2017. Over the last two decades, an impressive reduction in road deaths of up to 80 per cent has been achieved! Police say they are proud of the joint work done by government institutions, police, social partners, traffic organisations and other road safety partners. "We are confidently moving towards a Vision Zero," said a police spokesperson.

A festive police raid full of smiles and warm coffee held in Lithuania

Published Fri, 28/12/2018 - 09:43

During the winter holidays Lithuanian police invited drivers to a friendly “Clean driver” raid in Vilnius. Dozens drivers responded to the invitation on Facebook. While treating themselves to a warm cup of coffee, provided by Lithuanian coffee shop chain “Vero cafe”, drivers had the opportunity to have a chat with the officers, check their driving history, and ask questions that they were interested in.  

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