Statistical data set
Statistical data sets about vehicle safety defect investigations, recalls and collision investigations.
This data set comes from data held by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA).
It isn’t classed as an ‘official statistic’. This means it’s not subject to scrutiny and assessment by the UK Statistics Authority.
If you find a serious defect that affects the safety of your vehicle, one of its parts, or an accessory, you can report it to DVSA.
DVSA will investigate the issue with the manufacturer.
You need to get your vehicle, vehicle parts and accessories fixed or replaced by the manufacturer if they find a serious problem with them.
Vehicle recalls are registered with DVSA by the manufacturer.
DVSA supports police investigations into crashes involving commercial vehicles by:
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.