Reported Road Casualties Great Britain 2013
- Published: Department for Transport, 2014
- Authors: Department for Transport
- Date Added: 31 Dec 2014
- Last Update: 31 Dec 2014
To report on the number of accidents and casualties in the UK during 2013 and to provide insight into why and how road accidents occur.
Analysis of road accident and casualty data reported by the police.
In 2013, a total of 1,713 people were killed and 21,657 were seriously injured on Britain’s.
Of the accidents that were attended and reported by the police, fatigue was a contributory factor in 68 (5%) fatal accidents and 342 (2%) serious injury accidents.
Based on accident figures reported by the police, in 2013 fatigue was a contributory factor in 64 fatalities, 420 serious injuries and 2,310 slight injuries.
In GB during 2013, fatigue was a contributory factor in 6% of all motorway accidents, 2% of accidents occurring on A roads, 1% of all accidents on B roads and 1% on other roads.
An annual government report providing statistical analysis of all road accidents and casualties in the UK during 2013.