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Every year, 2,290 children die due to road injuries in Vietnam, making it the second leading cause of death among Vietnamese children ages 514. With a population of nearly 96.4 million people and 59.2 million registered two-and-three wheel vehicles, quality helmet use is essential to saving lives...
Road safety - Accident statistics - Truck drivers' limited visibility at the right front tire of the truck, Young people's limited capabilities to manage large intersections and heavy traffic. At ITD, road safety is absolutely central to our work, as we as an association have a...

Defective tyres are a serious risk to all road users. Road accidents and indeed tragedies can be avoided if vehicles are roadworthy and tyres are a major contributory factor in ensuring the road worthiness of a vehicle. The RSA Fatal Collisions 2008-2012 for Ireland report identified "the...
In 2020, 610 people died in traffic incidents in the Netherlands, half of them being cyclists. In 68% of traffic accidents distraction was the main cause. The usage of the mobile phone is one of the largest 'distractors'. Interpolis has a mission to eliminate traffic accidents by 2050...
The risk potential on German roads remains high: Even in 2020 with less traffic due to the Covid-pandemic, the police counted 264,000 traffic accidents with people injured or killed . Improvements have been scarce and the numbers have been stagnating over the last decade. Especially in cities, this...
One of the major challenges in road safety that we are facing in Romania is the high number of victimization among young passengers (group age 0-14) and main reason why this is happening is the low rate of utilization of child restraint systems (only 26% of children passengers are transported in an...
As a result of a road accident, debris and waste from the parts from the vehicles often are left on the roads which, if not removed and promptly cleaned, can become a risk factor for the occurrence of new accidents. Due to the lack of operational resources and technical expertise, the waste from...
Aujourd'hui les Sapeurs-Pompiers sont confrontes à des plus en plus d'interventions qui les amenent à utiliser un vehicule de secours tres regulièrement. Les conditions de circulations sont devenues difficiles de part le nombre croissant d'usagers de la route, l'augmentation...
A 2018 report from the World Health Organization (WHO) found that the number of road casualties continues to rise, reaching 1.35 million per year. Road crashes have become the main cause of death for children and young people aged 5 to 29. And more than half of road accident victims are vulnerable...
Durch die fortschreitende Motorisierung und Technisierung werden die Lebenswelten von Kindern und Jugendlichen immer bewegungsärmer. So haben in den letzten 20 Jahren die motorischen Fähigkeiten von Schulkindern stark abgenommen. Viele externe Faktoren bestimmen darüber, wie oft Kinder ihrem...

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