During the meeting,Minister of Internal Affairs Kalmukhanbet Kassymov reported on the ongoing work on the prevention of major road traffic accidents and accidents on the dangerous road sections.
According to the MIA, during the last three years, despite the continuing growth of the fleet, there is a tendency of reducing accident rates. This year, the number of traffic accidents decreased by 5.7%, the number of deaths - by 3.2% and the wounded - by 3.8%.
The main causes and conditions of major road traffic accidents are speeding, leaving the oncoming traffic, overwork road users, the availability of accident-prone areas.
Following the results of the meeting, Prime Minister gave instructions to the competent authorities.