The Ministry of education has taken a number of steps to ensure the safety of pupils and reducing the number of victims during the summer holidays. About it the Agency said Tuesday, July 11.
Among the measures taken by Maproom, — strengthening the system of control during the tours, children’s summer camps, centres of culture and sport. Also strengthened oversight of the situation on the beaches, including in Eilat.
In addition, the Ministry conducts explanatory work with students concerning the dangers of alcohol and drugs. The municipalities would implement the program, which aims to encourage children and youth to spend their summer holidays with benefit.
According to MoE, about a thousand students were injured in various accidents during the summer holidays last year. 700 pupils became participants of road accident, 5 almost drowned and 197 were injured.