Statistics revealed during UN Global Road Safety Week

Published Sat, 11/05/2019 - 12:48

Data from the World Health Organisation for Global Road Safety Week has revealed that:

  • Each day, 3,700 people die in road crashes
  • Annually, that's 1,350,000 fatalities on the world’s roads
  • Low-Income countries have just 1% of the world's vehicles but account for 13% of road traffic fatalities
  • India, China and Brazil are the top 3 most dangerous places to travel by road
  • Road accidents #1 cause of death of people aged 5-14 years