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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





Merseyside child pedestrian casualties: the third worst in Great Britain

The chart shows a comparison of police force areas for the rate of child pedestrians reported killed or seriously injured per 100,000 children. Merseyside has the third worst rate in Great Britain. The Merseyside rate is more than double that of London.

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

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020