Representatives of public and private sectors discussed traffic safety issues

Deputy Minister of Regional Development and Infrastructure of Georgia and Chairman of Roads Department met with representatives of NGOs interested in road safety issues. Gela Kvashilava, founder of the «Partnership for Road Safety» with representatives of other NGOs, attended the meeting. Participants of the working meeting discussed local management issues of traffic safety and agreed on close cooperation in the future. Chairman of Roads Department introduced planned traffic safety events to NGOs. In order to ensure a legal base for road infrastructure, the Department plans to prepare a new draft law on roads. This document will regulate general principles of roads as well as infrastructure development and traffic safety topics. A unified standard in the direction of international, secondary and local roads will be created. During development of traffic safety standard, special attention will be paid to improvement of safety norms on intercity roads. During preparation of the draft law, relevant agencies, field specialists, local and international experts will be involved.
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