Road safety action programme 2011-2020:
The Commission has today set out a mix of initiatives focussing on making
improvements to vehicles, infrastructure and road users' behaviour.
There are seven strategic objectives:
Improved safety measures for trucks and cars
Building safer roads
Developing intelligent vehicles
Strengthening licensing and training
A new focus on motorcyclists.
Detailed measures for each strategic objective
What Europeans think about road safety in this latest Eurobarometer survey
Attached table "Road Fatalities per Country" shows progress under
2001-2010 Road Safety Action Plan, with EU-wide figures and country
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