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Second UN Global Road Safety Week - Pedestrian Safety: May 6-12, 2013

11 December 2012

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