On December 5-6th road safety experts from different European countries have gathered in Vilnius to participate in the conference organized by the Lithuanian-Swedish Academy together with Vilnius Gediminas Technical University. “Vision Zero for Sustainable Road Safety in Baltic Sea Region” focused on road safety as a major social safety issue and highlighted the importance of cooperation between Sweden, Norway and Lithuania as a tool which tackles current problems in road safety.
Την Παρασκευή 21 Σεπτεμβρίου 2018 στην Πλατεία λιονταριών Ηρακλείου στα πλαίσια των εκδηλώσεων Δήμος Ηρακλείου - Municipality of Heraklion για την Ευρωπαϊκή Εβδομάδα Κινητικότητας Ηράκλειο, συμμετείχαμε αναπτύσσοντας δραστηριότητες για τους μικρούς μας φίλους με στόχο να καλλιεργήσουμε τη συγκέντρωση και την αφοσίωση που απαιτείται ώστε τα παιδιά μας να ενταχθούν στην Κοινωνία της Κυκλοφορίας.
As the summer passed away, Lithuanian Transport Safety Administration has ended their social campaign which encouraged young pupils to share their drawings on how they imagine a safety reflector which could save their lives in roads. With a beginning of a new academic year, winners of the contest have been awarded and reflectors based on their drawings are now being presented and will soon be available for more than 15 000 road users.
Every year more than 6 million passengers travel by intercity buses to reach their homes, works or holiday destinations. Only a small part of them use seat belts – to be more specific, only 13,9 % of passengers do follow safety instructions regarding seat belts. Lack of knowledge surely is not the main factor because more than 62% of travelers do know that they must wear seat belts.