2019 has been declared 'Year of Pedestrian Priority Traffic' by the Ministry of Interior. While the traffic fines for those who do not give priority to pedestrians are increased by 100, Kocaeli Governorship, Kocaeli Provincial Security Directorate, Kocaeli Provincial Gendarmerie Command and Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality organized the “Priority Pedestrian” activity on the Izmit march. At the event, the Transformer game set was distributed to 50 students, where the children developed by the Metropolitan Municipality were entertained and the traffic was taught.
'WE ARE THE SEVENT OF PEDESTRIAN SAFETY'
To draw attention to pedestrians in traffic by the Ministry of Interior today across the country simultaneously 'Pedestrian safety guard' campaign was held. In the 20 thousand pedestrian crossings, 200 thousand law enforcement personnel held a pedestrian watch every 2. The activities in Kocaeli were carried out by Kocaeli Governorship, Kocaeli Provincial Security Directorate, Kocaeli Provincial Gendarmerie Command and Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality on Izmit walking path.
WIDE PARTICIPATION FROM PROTOCOL
Kocaeli Governor Hüseyin Aksoy, Kocaeli Provincial Police Chief Veysel Tipioğlu, Kocaeli Provincial Gendarmerie Commander Gendarmerie Colonel Osman Aslan, Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Transportation and Traffic Management Department Head Ahmet Çelebi, Municipal Police Department Director Arif Usta, Kocaeli Provincial Director of National Education Rasim Çelik, police officers, police teams and students attended.
TRAFFIC SET FOR CHILDREN
Members of the protocol passed the walking paths with the children. The children shouted slogans of the “priority pedestrian te. Protocol and children crossed in a controlled manner Kocaeli Provincial Police Department, Kocaeli Gendarmerie Command and Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality toured the stands. Kocaeli Governor Hüseyin Aksoy, Kocaeli Provincial Police Chief Veysel Tipioğlu, Kocaeli Provincial Gendarmerie Commander Gendarmerie Colonel Osman Aslan Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality handed out a traffic play set prepared by children.
PRIORITY IN TRAFFIC
Governor Huseyin Aksoy made a brief statement; "All of 13.00 and 15.00 hours in Kocaeli, as in Turkey 'guard duty of pedestrian safety' under the name of" Priority Emitting's "We organized the event." Priority Emitting's "adoption by society of rules and executing a campaign for complying with these rules. We are carrying out these activities initiated by the Ministry of Interior in provincial centers and districts in Kocaeli. As of today, 404 thousand 576 vehicles are in traffic in Kocaeli. Kocaeli serves as a bridge for intercity and international transit. Therefore, traffic is important. It is of utmost importance that pedestrians comply with traffic rules and that drivers respect pedestrians. We are working to minimize traffic accidents. ”
SPECIAL VISUAL FOR PEDESTRIAN PASSES
2019 has been declared 'Year of Pedestrian Priority Traffic' by the Ministry of Interior. Traffic fines for drivers who do not give priority to pedestrians were increased by 100, while Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality took care of pedestrian crossings in order to raise the awareness of drivers against pedestrians. Within the scope of the study carried out by the Department of Transportation and Traffic Management, “Pedestrian First” writing and symbol applications were made in order to raise the attention of the drivers to all levels of pedestrian and school crossings for schools throughout the city, to slow down in these areas and to give pedestrians the right to stop first. Thousand 840 pedestrian crossing across the province 318 pieces 'before the pedestrian' visual production was made.