Road safety facts

Browse our fact sheets on key road safety topics.

For information on our campaigning work on these topics, see our campaigns pages. You can also visit our road safety advice pages, driver survey reports and road safety library for more information. If you’re a professional working in road safety, see for resources and guidance from Brake.


Driver impairment and distractions

Driver age and gender

Walking, cycling and sustainable travel

Safe roads

See also pages on speed limits in communities and speed on country roads.

Safe vehicles

Work-related road safety

Road traffic laws and enforcement

Global road safety