REGGIO EMILIA – A collapse of high fines through the speed camera systems located in via Lorca in Masone and in via Teggi before Codemondo.
The numbers say that in their coldness also give the tangible sign of the fact that motorists are more careful in general not to step too hard on the accelerator and, on the other hand, that the rain of fines arrived in the first months of installation taught that in those areas it is better to moderate the speed. In particular on via Teggi, a road that has recorded several accidents, including fatalities.
In via Garcia Lorca, between July and December 2020, in the first six months of installation the speed camera towards Reggio recorded 2,654 violations. The plant towards Modena, in the same period, instead photographed 11,544 of them. Situation drastically changed in the last 6 months of this year, period between January and June: towards Reggio “only” 1,856 fines, towards Modena 3,696..
The situation in via Teggi is similar: in the period from March to September 2019, when it was positioned in the direction of Reggio, as many as 16,648 motorists and truckers were fined; even 31,772 high penalties for those traveling the road to Codemondo. Numbers that collapse in the last 6 months: January-June 2022 towards Reggio 2,126 fines, which become 3,221 towards Codemondo.CopyAMP code
Road prevention is confirmed as an indispensable step to prevent high speed and, therefore, collisions. One of the direct effects of this obvious decline in fines was the significant reduction in revenue in the municipal coffers.