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Increase in German motorway deaths

  • July 2, 2014

Deaths on motorways increased by 10.6% last year in Germany while the overall figure went down, according to new figures. ETSC’s German member DVR said in response that deaths are 25% higher on stretches of Germany motorways that have no speed limit compared to those with limits. See press release (in German).

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  • January 16, 2023

Network-wide Road Safety Assessment Methodology published

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  • April 22, 2022

European Commission and IEA call for lower speeds on highways

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  • March 18, 2022

Opinion: Lower speed limits are a triple win for reducing dependence on Russian oil, emissions and road injury.