Advice, Information & Resources
Roads are essential to our everyday lives. We all use them in some way, by driving, riding, walking or travelling as a passenger, and we depend on them to obtain goods and services.
Unfortunately, this comes at a price, which includes people being killed and injured. However, road deaths and injuries are not inevitable. The last few decades have demonstrated that effective and comprehensive road safety strategies can reduce the number of people killed or injured on the road, despite increasing traffic levels.
Great Britain now has one of the best road safety records in the world - but with around five people still dying on Britain's roads every day there is much more to be done.
Press release: Deaths on the road increase by 4 per cent in 2014
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) says more needs to be done to protect vulnerable road users after new figures revealed a rise in the number of deaths on Britain’s roads.
Road Safety Observatory
The Road Safety Observatory aims to provide easy access to independent road safety research and information for anyone working in road safety and for members of the public. Find out more.
Winter Driving Tips
Winter driving tips from RoSPA ensuring you and your car are ready and prepared for the dangers of winter driving.