Table 1: Red Deer Reportable Traffic Collisions: May 2016 and June 2016
|Reportable Property Damage Only Collisions||1,625|
|Persons with Major Injuries||12|
|Persons with Minor Injuries||58|
|Number of Persons Directly Involved||2,930|
|What These Collisions Cost Us in 2011 $CDN||28 million|
Typically, less than one-third of the people harmed are the drivers of the striking vehicles.
Meaningful information about the above avoidable events has not been released by The City of Red Deer or its police agency. It appears, from this, that The City of Red Deer is okay if road users are unable to learn from the mistakes of others and will consequently continue to be harmed at recent rates.
Comments, suggestions, questions, concerns, corrections, and expressions of support are welcome by email to: Doug.Taylor@leadrs.ca or by telephone to: 403 342 2765
safer - always,
(And watch out for those who don't)
Safer Vehicle Use Limited,
Red Deer, Alberta
June 2016 Scoreboard (pdf) click here
For more information on the Safer Driving Awards, check The Challenge, on this site.
Updated August 24, 2016