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FEVR
European Federation of Road Traffic Victims | Fédération Européenne des Victimes de la Route

has Consultant Status (Roster) at UNECE (United Nations Economic Council for Europe )

Learn from YESTERDAY,   Live for TODAY,   Hope for TOMORROW

-Working to protect the interests of Road Crash Victims & to reduce road danger.

fevr is etsc main council and united nations road safety collaboration member
and represented in the board of the Global Alliance of NGO’s for Road Safety and Victims

FEVR’s main aims are:

-to offer support and help to road crash victims by providing free emotional, practical and juridical assistance through member associations.

-to contribute to road safety by highlighting road danger and the causes of crashes in order to influence institutions and authorities towards implementing and enforcing road safety measures far more effectively.

The Scale of the problem

Road death and injury represent a serious public health problem in most countries of the world.

They are the leading cause of death and acquired disability of young people, particularly young men, under the age of 45 – the very people whose contributions are greatly needed by their countries.
The costs of road crashes – borne by affected families and the whole society – are enormous.

Cumulative scale and effect

The above figures are annual figures,
But of course the grief and loss of bereavement are long lasting, often permanent, as are the pain, suffering and loss of those seriously injured.

The fact that road crashes and those affected by them are treated so dismissively, in comparison with victims of other disasters, is a source of additional upset and grief for road crash victims.

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From FEVR’s BLOG

Significant efforts 4 Road Safety are urgently needed

20.6.2017 Brussels; ETSC PIN Report ( Road Safety Performance INdex) The number of road deaths has declined by only just 1% since 2013. Since 2014, progress has virtually ground to a halt. 2016 was the third consecutive poor year for road safety: 25,670 people lost their lives on EU roads compared to 26,200 the previous […]

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Serious Injury Target endorsed by Transport Minister Council in Luxemburg

8.6.17 Luxemburg This morning the European Union transport ministers have formally agreed to set a target of halving the number of serious injuries on roads in the EU by 2030 from their 2020 level. More: st09994 en17 Commission PR Ministers also formally endorsed the Valletta declaration on improving road safety, issued at an informal meeting organised […]

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No delay 4 vehicle safety standards

The European Commission should include vehicle safety standards in its upcoming mobility package of road-based legislation, FEVR is among a  group of associations who signed  a letter to Internal Market Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska sent today. Industry, NGOs and cities call for urgent action on vehicle safety standards 24 May 2017 Brussels – A coalition of industry, NGOs, consumer groups and cities […]

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