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DEKRA Road Safety Report

Steps towards making Vision Zero a global reality.

Report 2017
Dipl.-Ing. Clemens Klinke, member of the DEKRA SE Management Board and head of the DEKRA Automotive business unit

Best Practice for Fewer Road Casualties Worldwide

Dipl.-Ing. Clemens Klinke, member of the DEKRA SE Management Board and head of the DEKRA Automotive business unit

Editorial

When a washing machine becomes a missile Oct 2017

When a washing machine becomes a missile

News

DEKRA conducted a crash test at the Road Safety Center in Bielefeld to demonstrate the dramatic consequences of an unsecured load in a rear-end collision.

Man walking with headset on the street Sep 2017

Listen up in Road Traffic

News

By wearing headsets and headphones, road users run the danger of missing important warning signals.

 Car crashed with the hoverboard driver Aug 2017

At Risk of Falling but Not Insured

News

At the Safety Day held at the Road Safety Center in Bielefeld, DEKRA demonstrated the tremendous risks hoverboard riders are exposed to in road traffic.

Bikercrash with car from side view Jul 2017

High Risk of Injury

News

At the Safety Day held at the Road Safety Center in Bielefeld, DEKRA demonstrated the devastating consequences of a collision between a motorcycle and a convertible car.

Car crash with seriously injured people Jul 2017

New Goal for the EU

News

As a result of numerous measures, the number of people seriously injured on the road is to be halved by 2030.

assistance systems provide support in more and more vehicles Jun 2017

Avoiding driving mistakes and reducing the results of accidents

News

According to a Bosch evaluation, assistance systems provide support in more and more vehicles in complex or critical traffic situations throughout Europe, and systematically intervene where necessary.

Cyclist in the dark Jun 2017

Passive lighting systems for unprotected road users

Vehicle Technology

An increasing variety of retrore?ective products in various designs and colors is also available for unprotected road users.

BMW drives on wet road Jun 2017

Accidents in Germany Caused by Driver Error

Human Factor

Excessive speed alone remains the single biggest cause of fatal accidents.