The United Nations Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC) has announced that it is holding its second Global Road Safety Week during the week 6-12 May, 2013, this year with a particular focus on Pedestrian Safety.
Pedestrians constitute a major group at risk of death, injury and disability on the road. The Week will contribute to:
- drawing attention to the need for pedestrian safety;
- generating action on measures which work to increase pedestrian safety;
- achieving the goal of the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020 to save 5 million lives.
Tools are being developed to help