Improve traffic safety
Transport: Contracts were signed for 8 projects worth 773 million riyals
The Ministry of Transport announced the launch of 8 road safety projects with a total cost of 773 million riyals to improve and improve road safety over 68 thousand kilometers. · To make roads safer and safer.
The Ministry pointed out that these projects are part of 23 projects the Ministry intends to implement over 3 years at a cost of approximately 2.2 billion riyals, indicating that the implementation of these projects will help reduce the number of road deaths on the road network of the ministry, SR annually of the volume of material accident losses.
Among the projects underway is the Consultancy Services of Consulting Engineers to increase the level of road safety on roads, three traffic safety projects, three warning vibration projects and the National Road Safety Center (NRC).
It is worth noting that the results of the draft engineering and advisory contract, launched by the ministry at the end of 2017 and lasting three years, were revealed in the Ministry's streets, critical locations and transport, black spots identified, monitoring of projects of initiative safety, traffic safety and analysis of incident incident information, updated with the instructions and specifications of the General Safety Department of the Ministry of Transport.
These include the installation of a high-voltage fence or cable on the roads, equipped with safety gates, animal traps, reflective signs and signs in animal transport areas, and a project to protect the traffic on some roads and improve intersections and connections in the streets of the Kingdom. Scheme for the provision of certain hazardous intersections and areas with lighting and rotational protection barriers.