Road safety planning and policing: what we have a right to expect
Road casualty information that 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





Pedestrian casualties: Merseyside is the worst in Great Britain

Merseyside has the worst rate of serious pedestrian casualties in Great Britain.

The chart shows a comparison of the police forces in the metropolitan counties and London for the rate of pedestrians reported killed or seriously injured per 100,000 population.

The second chart shows all 50 police force areas of Great Britain. Merseyside is the worst.

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

Last updated: 18 Oct 2018