Road traffic injuries and rehabilitation

Publication date 1 March 2017 Category
  • Rehabilitation
  • Advocacy
  • Rehabilitation
  • Road Injuries
Publishing organisation Humanity Inclusion

The rate of road accidents is increasing globally and the resulting deaths, injuries, physical disabilities and psychological distress are creating a tremendous negative economic impact on victims, their families and society in general, especially in low and middle income countries.

Rehabilitation is fully integrated in the fifth pillar of the Decade of Action For Road Safety 2011-2020, but can also contribute to the implementation of others key components of the Decade