186 300 children die each year from road traffic crashes

A new report from the World Health Organization (WHO) recommends ten road traffic injury prevention strategies for protecting children. 

Every four minutes a child is prematurely lost on the roads of this world. Many more are injured, often severely. 

Road traffic death and injury are eminently preventable. The countries which have garnered the political will needed to address this issue have demonstrated this, and in doing so have spared the lives of hundreds of thousands of children and saved their nations countless resources