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Road patrol is created primarily for the purpose of overseeing and enforcing traffic safety compliance on roads and highways.

Duties of highway patrols or traffic police include :

-- Accident investigation: Gathering evidence to determine the cause of a roadway accident.

-- Commercial vehicle enforcement: Enforcing highway laws related to commercial transport, including weight limits and hazardous materials rules.

-- Education: Providing public information, handouts, and displays to encourage safe driving and usage of the roads.

-- Emergency response: Securing the scene of a traffic accident by using cones and flares as well as providing first aid to the injured.

-- Law enforcement: Assisting local police in rural areas, and keeping an eye out for non-traffic violations.

-- Maintenance: Observing and reporting damage to the roadways, and conducting hasty road surveys after disasters or the passage of inclement weather.

-- Traffic enforcement: Enforcing laws and regulations intended to improve traffic safety, such as speed limits.
Kazakhstan drivers making excuses

Here is how drivers explain their or the passengers' failure to buckle up, parking in wrong place, speeding and blame their mothers-in-law for their wrongdoings.