Collection

Road safety research and statistical reports

Research, statistical reports and findings on road safety.

The Department for Transport conducts research into improving road safety across the UK and regularly publishes findings.

Documents

  1. Drug driving law evaluation

    • Research and analysis
  2. Evaluating fixed penalty notices for careless driving offences

    • Research and analysis
  3. Review of interventions to increase the safety of young and novice drivers

    • Research and analysis
  4. Review of oral fluid: alternative biological matrices for drug driving

    • Research and analysis
  5. Review of retesting and educational interventions for serious driving offenders

    • Research and analysis
  6. How bollards affect crowd movement

    • Research and analysis
  7. First report on the increased speed limit for heavy goods vehicles

    • Research and analysis
  8. Compulsory basic training: learners’ and trainers’ perceptions

    • Research and analysis
  9. Road safety research and statistical reports

    • Guidance
  10. Reducing road accidents among young novice drivers

    • Research and analysis
  11. Review of motorcycle test manoeuvres: 2013 feasibility and safety study

    • Research and analysis
  12. Increasing the speed limit for Heavy goods vehicle

    • Research and analysis
  13. Managing cycle traffic at signalled junctions

    • Research and analysis
  14. How infrastructure relates to cyclist injuries

    • Research and analysis
  15. Linking offence histories to accidents using on-the-spot data

    • Research and analysis
  16. Analysis of accidents involving pedestrians and low-noise cars

    • Research and analysis
  17. The safety risk of electric and hybrid vehicles to visually impaired pedestrians

    • Research and analysis
Published 9 October 2013
Last updated 27 August 2017 + show all updates
  1. New road safety reports published.
  2. Impact of bollards arrays on crowd movement research report.
  3. Initial summary report analysing the impact of increased speed limit for heavy goods vehicles over 7.5 tonnes.
  4. First published.