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A protest campaign over poor walking and cycling safety

Effective road safety planning: what should be happening

What the vision should be
Road safety planning and policing: what we have a right to expect
Poor Merseyside road casualties should be considered
Other relevant information
Past strategies
Options that should be considered

Merseyside road safety failures

Merseyside / national road safety failures

Merseyside road safety concerns

So-Mo project on pedestrian casualties

Merseyside road safety improvements

Taking action on poor road safety

Current campaigns





Total (all modes) road casualties: Merseyside is the worst metropolitan area
Merseyside has the worst rate of serious road casualties out of the metropolitan areas of Great Britain.

The chart shows a comparison of the police forces in the metropolitan counties and London for the rate of road casualties (all modes of travel) reported killed or seriously injured per 100,000 population.

For details of the calculations and sources, see
For Merseyside road casualties, see

Last updated: 13 Jan 2020