Traffic Deaths Are Still Too High, WHO Report Says
The World Health Organization reports over 1 million people die each year from road traffic crashes, but many of those deaths could be prevented.By Ryan Biek | October 19, 2015
Over a million people die each year from road traffic crashes around the world, according to a World Health Organization report. And the organization is saying that number is too high.
The good news is the number of deaths isn't on the rise, despite the global number of drivers increasing rapidly. (Video via Minnesota Department of Transportation)
But health officials say traffic deaths are the most preventable kind and more action should be taken to prevent them. (Video via U.S. Department of Transportation)