Violence and Injury Prevention

Road traffic injuries publications and resources

World report on road traffic injury prevention (2004)

The World report on road traffic injury prevention emphasizes the role of public health in the prevention of road traffic injuries and covers the fundamental concepts and prerequisites of road traffic injury prevention, the intensity and impact of road traffic injuries, key determinants and risk factors, intervention strategies, and recommendations.

Strengthening road safety legislation: a practice and resource manual for countries (2013)

Make Walking Safe: a brief overview of pedestrian safety around the world (2013)

Pedestrian safety: a road safety manual for decision-makers and practitioners (2013)

Global status report on road safety 2013 (2013)

Advocating for road safety and road traffic injury victims: a guide for nongovernmental organizations (2012)

Decade of Actions for Road Safety 2011-2020: Saving millions of lives (2011)

Mobile phone use: a growing problem of driver distraction (2011)

Data systems: a road safety manual for decision-makers and practitioners (2010)

Seat-belts and child restraints: a road safety manual for decision-makers and practitioners (2009)

Speed management: a road safety manual for decision-makers and practitioners (2008)

World Youth Assembly for Road Safety: The report (2007)

Drinking and driving: a road safety manual for decision-makers and practitioners (2007)

Faces behind the figures: voices of road traffic crash victims and their families (2007)

World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims: a guide for organizers (2006)

Road traffic injury prevention training manual (2006)

Planète Enfants: Dans la rue soyons tous prudents ! (2006)

Planète enfants: Crossing the road is not child's play (2005)

Milestones in international road safety: World Health Day 2004 and beyond (2005)


Fact sheets

Road traffic injury prevention

Fact sheets from the World report on road traffic injury prevention (2004): main messages, alcohol, helmets, safety restraints, speed, visibility and recommendations.


Posters


Related resolutions

Improving global road safety, A/68/269 (2014)

Improving global road safety, A/66/L.43 (2012)

Improving global road safety, A/RES/64/255 (2010)

Improving global road safety, A/RES/62/244 (2008)

Improving global road safety, A/RES/58/289 (2004)

Prevention of road traffic accidents, EB57.R30 (1976)

Prevention of road traffic accidents, WHA27.59 (1974)

Prevention of traffic accidents, EB43.R22 (1969)

Prevention of traffic accidents, WHA19.36 (1966)

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