Eight million traffic expected in the second phase displacement of the output operation
The department headed by Maria Segui has also reported that during this second output operation, the main flow of traffic will be from urban areas to coastal tourist areas, second homes, people with traditional religious acts or mountain tourist areas.
Thus, it is noted that on Wednesday April 1st circulation problems are anticipated at the exit of the large urban centers of communities of Andalusia, Aragon, Asturias, Balearic Islands, Cantabria, Castilla la Mancha, Castilla León, Extremadura, Galicia , Madrid, Murcia, Navarra, Basque Country and La Rioja.
The DGT emphasizes that the most unfavorable for travel times are between 15:00 and 23:00. In addition, the night of Wednesday to Thursday is usually the busiest of the year.
The outputs of large cities and high intensities circulatory continue through Thursday morning, so that may occur withholdings. The most unfavorable to travel hours are between 08.00 and 14.00
In the afternoon, a day after the rest of communities, Catalonia and Valencia will begin the second phase of the operation output. The main problems of circulation will occur in the access roads to the coast, linking the coastal towns, as well as the access to tourist areas of rest.
To cover the large number of shifts that will occur during these days, DGT launches a special device in order to facilitate mobility and traffic flow as well as ensuring road safety on the roads.
It counts with the services of over 600 staff and specialized technical personnel who care centers Traffic Management; about 10,000 agents the Traffic Civil Guard and more than 13,000 corporate employees conservation, dependent pathways in solitary grant from the Department of Public Works and the other holders of roads and staff emergency services both health and fire.
Also during these days will intensify surveillance in conventional roads, paying special attention to the most common risk factors: speed, more mobile radars and 6 helicopters Pegasus; increased alcohol and drug controls; control over the use of seat belts and child restraints; or checking the documentation that the car has MOT and insurance in order to circulate.
In order to improve the flow of traffic at the time of greatest number of trips and additional cones reversible lanes are installed, works affecting roads are paralyzed, holding sporting events will be limited and restricted movement of trucks carrying dangerous goods and vehicles that require special permission to travel at certain times of day with more displacement.