7.1 Road safety in Uganda

This presentation provides data relating to road accidents in Uganda from 2000 to 2009, and compares these figures with those from neighbouring countries.

Most accidents (80%) are caused by human error, with the rest resulting from defective vehicles, road conditions and environmental factors. Uganda's approach to accident prevention focuses on education, engineering and legislation.

Constraints to accident prevention include:

Current plans include:

Issuing body: Ministry of Works, Housing and Communications, Republic of Uganda
Type: Presentation
Status: Final
Road safety in Uganda
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