Home Menu Search

Slovakia leads on cutting road deaths

15 July 2014

Slovakia has made the most progress in saving lives since an EU target to halve road deaths by 2020 was set four years ago, according to ETSC’s latest Road Safety Performance Index (PIN) report.

Data for the period 2010-2013 reveal that Slovakia made a dramatic 37% reduction in total deaths of road users. The Slovakian government received an award in recognition of this progress at an event in Brussels hosted by ETSC last month
 

Related news, events and information

PRAISE Awards 2016

4 May 2016 – As part of the PRAISE project, ETSC presents annual awards in recognition of organisations that have made an...

European Commission outlines plans for safer cars and vans

20 December 2016 – Nineteen safety technologies including autonomous emergency braking and active lane keeping could be made...

7th Annual European PRAISE Conference

26 July 2017 – The European Transport Safety Council (ETSC) is pleased to announce the 7th Annual European PRAISE Conference...

PRAISE 2017: Save the date

15 July 2017 – The European Transport Safety Council (ETSC) is pleased to announce the 7th Annual European PRAISE Conference...

EU sets new target to cut serious road injuries

13 June 2017 – Story from the ETSC. European Union transport ministers have formally agreed to set a target of halving the...

EU road death figures: third year of poor results

29 March 2017 – The European Commission has published new data showing that deaths on EU roads fell by just 2% last year,...

New EU vehicle safety standards essential to reducing child road deaths

27 February 2018 – A new report published by the European Transport Safety Council (ETSC), shows that more than 8,000 children...

Road Safety Seminar “Zero Road Deaths and Serious Injuries: Leading a Paradigm Shift to a Safe System”

20 September 2016 – Every year, 1.25 million people die in road traffic. Road crashes are the seventh most frequent cause of death...

The Safe System reduces child casualties

18 March 2018 – Stroy from the Road Safety Knowledge Centre. Every day in the European Union, more than 30 children are...