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Hertfordshire ranked 43 of 78 counties.

Serious crashes in the county fell by 0% between 2010-12 and 2013-15.

Unless road safety is improved, Hertfordshire will fall short of international targets to halve road deaths within a decade.

Persistently higher risk roads

A5

From the High Street South (traffic lights outside Chiltern School) to the M1 (J9)

12 serious crashes between 2013 and 2015

1 fatal

Improved roads

A10

from the A10/B1502/A414 junction to the A10/B156/A1170 junction/roundabout

71% reduction in serious crashes

Number of crashes

Total

7,464
6,401 Slight

7.6%

981 Serious

0.5%

82 Fatal

10.9%

Cost of crashes

£187m

Annual total

(average)

£162

Per resident

(average)

Risk rating

  • Low risk roads
  • Low-medium risk roads
  • Medium risk roads
  • Medium-high risk roads
  • High risk roads
  • Motorway
  • Single and dual carriageway
  • Unrated roads
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