FOI request detail

Road casualty statistics for 2018

Request ID: FOI-1073-1920
Date published: 25 July 2019

You asked

Do you as yet have the road casualty statistics for 2018? 1. If so, how many casualties? 2. How many of them died in 2018? 3. How many were child casualties? 4. How many children died in 2018?

We answered

TfL Ref: FOI-1073-1920

Thank you for your email of 11th July 2019 asking for information about road casualities and deaths in London in 2018

Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy.

I can confirm that we hold the information you require. Your questions are answered in turn below:

Question 1. How many casualties?

Answer: 30591

Question 2. How many of them died in 2018?

Answer: 111

Question 3. How many were child casualties?

Answer: 1961

Question 4. How many children died in 2018?

Answer: 0

Note that the number of people killed on London’s roads fell to the lowest level recorded in 2018. More data and information on this subject has been published today, available on our website here:

If this is not the information you are looking for please do not hesitate to contact me.

Please see the attached information sheet for details of your right to appeal as well as information on copyright and what to do if you would like to re-use any of the information we have disclosed.

Yours sincerely,

David Wells

FOI Case Officer

FOI Case Management Team

General Counsel

Transport for London

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