Road Safety in Italy: an Assessment of the Current Situation and the Priorities of Intervention

Authors

  • Silvia Rossetti
    Affiliation

    Università degli Studi di Brescia

  • Michela Tiboni
    Affiliation

    Università degli Studi di Brescia

  • Maurizio Tira
    Affiliation

    Università degli Studi di Brescia

https://doi.org/10.3311/PPtr.7490

Abstract

The paper aims at providing an assessment of the Road Safety situation in Italy, by showing aggregated figures and statistics on road accidents and road user's behaviour; by illustrating legislation, policy and institutional capacity, and by highlighting the need for road safety audit and inspections procedures. Finally, the paper drafts possible priorities of intervention at National level.

Keywords:

Road Safety, Data Analysis, Audit and Inspections

Published Online

2014-08-06

How to Cite

Rossetti, S., Tiboni, M., Tira, M. (2014) “Road Safety in Italy: an Assessment of the Current Situation and the Priorities of Intervention”, Periodica Polytechnica Transportation Engineering, 42(2), pp. 159–165. https://doi.org/10.3311/PPtr.7490

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