The statistic from the World Health Organisation’s Road Safety Report that approximately 1.24 million people are killed annually on the world’s roads is difficult to digest. The number is colossal and surely it is fair to say that some could be prevented.
Some countries operate stringent road safety laws and the resultant figures from those countries show that relevant road safety laws do have a correlation to lower road death statistics.
This infographic covers the topic of Road Safety laws around the world and coincides with the United Nations Global Road Safety Week which falls on April 23rd to the 29th.
The infographic has a number of statistics on road safety that will shock and surprise including it highlighting a connection between income levels and road safety.