Damaged Roads Cause 10% of accidents in the capital.
Januari 16, 2012 Tinggalkan komentar
Directorate of Jakarta Police Traffic assess one of the contributors to road accidents in Jakarta because of the damaged road. Estimated during the rainy season, as now, the number of accidents will increase.
Deputy Director of Traffic Jakarta Police, Sr. Comr Wahyono, said damage to the road not only because the human factor but also the weather factor. For many potholed streets that have been patched back damaged due to rain.
“About 10 percent of the causes of accidents are caused by bad roads. We still melakukaan data collection, and found several locations potholes are quite dangerous to motorists as the Road Da’an Mogot, S Parman, Gatot Subroto, Ivory and Coconut Road Cakung-Cilincing, “said Wahyono, Monday, January 16, 2012.
It will be fielded as many as 2 / 3 of troops to secure the streets in order to anticipate the number of accidents.
To avoid such accidents, especially during this rainy season, he has appealed to motorists to be careful. Cultivated not speeding when it rains because the road is slippery.
Wahyono explain in detail the police did not record the number of damaged roads in Jakarta. But their data will be submitted to the Jakarta Public Works Department to take the next step.
“We beraharap, in the near future all roads in the capital had returned smoothly so that the rider does not have to worry about using the streets of Jakarta,” he said.
In 2010, an accident because of the bumpy road, as much as 50 times, whereas in 2011 49 (48 occurred in West Jakarta, and one in Jakarta City. Curve Sharp, in 2010 twice, 2011 as many as four (Everything happens in West Jakarta) .
Road Damage, 2010 there were 16, while the 2011 only one. Road as much as 53 holes in 2010 and 2011 there were 35 streets in West Jakarta, North Jakarta, East Jakarta, Tangerang regency, and Bekasi District.