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The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR) is commemorated on the third Sunday of November each year...
This day, initiated by road victims in 1993 and adopted by the UN on 26th October 2005, is dedicated to remembering the many millions killed and injured in road crashes, their families and communities more…

Theme for 2017

From Global Remembrance to Global Action across the Decade

2020 Target: reduce road fatalities AND serious injuries by 50%*

*Sustainable Development Goal 3.6: Reduce fatalities & serious injuries by 50% by 2020
*based on Global Plan

Key Road Crash Factors
Speeding
Impaired Driving (alcohol/drugs/fatigue)
Deficient Road Infrastructure
Non Use of Seat Belts
Non Use of Child Restraints
Failing to Wear Motorcycle Helmets
Cell-Phone Use/Texting
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