Yakutia is among regions with reduced number of accidents
Yakutia 24 TV channel: The republic has been included into the list of regions with an observed decrease in the number of accidents in 2019.
The number of accidents in 2019 decreased compared to the previous year in 58 regions. The leader in terms of decline is the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Rostov, Novosibirsk Regions and the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
The rating is based on the number of accidents with injuries in 2019 per 100 thousand units of vehicles, including buses, trucks and cars. The rating also includes data on the dynamics of road accidents with victims and the number of victims in road accidents per 100 thousand inhabitants of the region.
According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs, 2019 in Russia saw 164,4 thousand accidents with injuries, which is 2,2% less than in the previous year.