On September 12, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted in first reading a Draft Law of Ukraine "On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine on Road Safety Management" (registered under No. 1061).
The draft law is aimed at introducing a road safety audit in Ukraine, which will contribute to:
designing safe roads and preventing accidents from occurring;
improving the organization and safety of traffic;
implementation of better road safety standards and procedures in the future;
implementation of safe design principles;
cost savings, reduced social costs and health care costs by reducing road accidents.