In Melitopol pedestrians almost daily put their lives at risk by ignoring basic rules of the road. Half an hour of shooting at PR. 50 anniversary of Victory in the selection of violators hit 3 pedestrians. Surprised that break, and the drivers themselves, coming out from behind the wheel of a car. They are also running across the road despite the fact that a pedestrian crossing a two minute walk away. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine decided to increase the fines for traffic violations.
The deputies adopted in the first reading the bill increasing fines for pedestrians for violation of traffic rules from 51 to 255 hryvnia hryvnia for crossing the carriageway in the wrong place or at the yellow/red light.
For the same violations committed by persons intoxicated, the penalty is increased from 136 UAH 510 to UAH.
For violations that resulted in the creation of an emergency situation, the penalty is increased from UAH 170 to 680 hryvnia. It is also possible to punishment in the form of public works for a period from 20 to 40 hours.
For comparison, for violating quarantine measures – the absence of a protective mask, for example, face a fine of 17 to 34 thousand UAH. Do you think the new fines disciplinary Melitopol pedestrians?
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