World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims - November 19, 2017

November 2017
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;11/17/2017, Vol. 66 Issue 45, p1261
The article presents information related to road traffic injuries in support of the decision of the United Nations General Assembly in October 2005 to adopt a resolution to declare a World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims every third Sunday in November. Statistics related to these injuries include to age bracket victims, number of road accident deaths, and number of deaths per registered vehicles. The program launched by the U.S. in support of the UN is mentioned.


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