more about at-risk road users
The UK has some of the safest roads in the world, but the effects of every death or serious injury on our roads are devastating, for the bereaved, for families and loved ones, and for those who support the seriously injured, some of whom may have long-term life-changing injuries.
An additional two areas were also identified where improvements could lead to fewer deaths and serious injuries. They are:
Vision Zero aims to target each of these at-risk groups by identifying specific dangers to them and seeing how they can be addressed.
Each of the eight themes above has a lead member who is an expert in their field and is supported by an Operational Delivery Group which can help bring their lifesaving ideas to reality.
You can read the full Vision Zero road safety strategy here.