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2012 road casualty figures in Hampshire

Hampshire Constabulary records the details of all road traffic collisions in their force area which result in injuries being sustained to drivers / riders, passengers or pedestrians to a national standard. Information obtained from these reports is passed to Hampshire County Council who mange the information and use it to identify road safety problems/concerns, identify remedial measures and monitor casualty trends.

In 2012 there were a total of 2645 accidents on Hampshire roads, excluding motorway and trunk roads, and the cities of Southampton, Portsmouth and the Isle of Wight.

Casualties

Our targets

The Road Safety Team will continue to work towards reducing these figures and meeting the targets outlined in Hampshire's Local Transport Plan.

The Road Safety Team will continue to deliver and develop road safety education, training and publicity initiatives to raise awareness about road safety and the actions people can take to help keep themselves safe.

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For more information please contact the Road Safety Team:

 

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