FOI request detail

road traffic accident on christchurch Avenue, Rainham

Request ID: FOI-3039-2324
Date published: 19 December 2023

You asked

Dear officer , over the past 10 years, there have been numerous road accident on our street Christchurch Avenue, Rainham and there are becoming more and more dangerous. The last accident was today at around 10am when a jaguar 4x4 came off road, and completely destroyed a ford fiesta parked on the drive way. I will be grateful if you send me the information related to road traffic accident on Christchurch Avenue over the past 10 years.

We answered

Our ref: FOI-3039-2324
Thank you for your request received by Transport for London (TfL) on 24 November 2023 asking for information about road traffic accidents on Christchurch Avenue, Rainham.
Your request has been considered under the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and our information access policy. I can confirm that we do hold the information you require.
Please see the table below with a summary of collisions on Christchurch Avenue in Rainham from Cherry Tree Lane to Kelburn Way from January 2013 to July 2023, the latest available. Please note, that the 2023 data is provisional and subject to change. Full final 2023 data will be available around April of 2024.
There were 10 collisions on Christchurch Avenue during the requested 10 year period. All collisions involve personal injury, we do not hold details of damage only collisions.
These ten collisions resulted in thirteen people being injured, four seriously and nine slightly.
Number of collisions on Christchurch Avenue from Cherry Tree Lane to Kelburn Way 
to end of July - provisional
Number of collisions 0101411011010 
Please note that comparison of data to previous years prior to 2017 should consider changes to the reporting system used by the Metropolitan Police introduced in late 2016, which resulted in the change of definition for Serious injuries. For details of these changes please refer to our factsheet (attached).
The Christchurch Avenue is a borough road, therefore you may wish to send requests for road safety intervention to the London Borough of Havering.
It is not possible to filter this information by using the published Road Danger Reduction Dashboard as the dashboard covers data from 2017 onwards.
If you are not satisfied with this response please see the attached information sheet for details of your right to appeal.
Yours sincerely,
Tahsin Prima
FOI Case Officer
General Counsel
Transport for London


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