Detas d.o.o. Company started campaign for safe pedestrians. Nowadays, mobility on the roads is very high, which increases the possibility of accidents. These reasons increased the need to search for efficient solutions to make roads as safe as possible. In this case, pedestrians, they are the most vulnerable participants in traffic, as is can be seen in statistical data. Pedestrians are the most vulnerable group in traffic and, therefore, deserve special attention regarding the measures and rules, that are set for the construction and maintenance of road infrastructure. Statistical data show a great need for proper lighting and signallization of pedestrian crossings. In order to become as safe as possible for citizens for Republic of Croatia.
Table 1. Expected number of deaths of pedestrians in Year 2020.
|Injured in traffic accidents||2009.||2010.||2018.||2019.||Expected number in Year 2020. with 50% reduction target|
|Deaths||548||426||317||297||213 (188 – currently since I.-X. 2020.)|
Detas d.o.o. is a very environmentally conscious company and in step with the latest trends in LED lighting and care for the environment. Detas solutions are environmentally friendly and economically acceptable.
Road traffic is one of the main factors in human life, but many of the benefits of this phenomenon are paid by the high cost of unwanted casualties. Except for the tragedies of individuals in which human life is priceless, the whole society suffers great losses due to traffic accidents, which leads to high costs. According to estimates by insurance experts and economic analysts, traffic accidents can exceed over eight billion kuna, which is as much as 2.3% of the total GDP of the Republic of Croatia.
These kind of facts had led Detas to react as soon as possible for the benefit of society. To start raising awareness of the need for smart, quality solutions and proper traffic lights. So one can identify pedestrians from a safe distance.
APL Smart and Safe pedestrian crossings are the latest evolution in the world of technology and lighting. With their solutions, over time they would change the perception of drivers towards pedestrians. Pedestrians towards traffic as well, because they would feel safer. Detas’ Smart and Safe solutions can be already found in several locations, with very positive feedback from citizens. Read more about it in our “News”.
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