Over 20,000 drivers were convicted of driving while using a mobile phone last year.
Time of day
3pm - 4pm
When most road accidents involving pedestrians happen.
In the last year 3,632 of accidents happened on a pedestrian crossing, 120 on a refuge or central reservation and 1,844 accidents within 50 metres of a pedestrian crossing.
Age of pedestrians that have had an accident on a crossing
Accidents involving children & adults
What type of crossings have the highest percentage of accidents involving children and adults?
Accidents by country
Number of pedestrian fatalities in road accidents in 2015.
Most memorable crossing
What percentage of pedestrians can identify different types of pedestrian crossing?
- Zebra crossing 73%
- Pelican crossing 21%
- Puffin crossing 13%
- Toucan crossing 8%
31% of drivers find their mobile phone a distraction, 22% find pedestrians a distraction
31% of pedestrians say they have nearly been hit by a driver while crossing the road.