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Lower numbers of collisions and deaths on Jamaica’s roads in 2023 so far

Between January 1 and August 3, 2023, there were 217 Fatal Collisions and 236 Deaths on Jamaica’s roads.

For the same period in 2022, there were 254 Fatal Collisions and 236 Deaths on Jamaica’s roads.

This represents a 15% decrease in Fatal Collisions and a 19% decrease in Deaths.

Do you think we can see greater levels of reductions in Fatal Collisions and Deaths as we approach the end of 2023? What are your general thoughts on these latest fatal road crash statistics?

The Mona Geoinformatics Institute (MGI), has developed and launched the Online Fatal Crash Map, which shows the distribution of fatal road crashes across Jamaica.

Feel free to visit the platform here: Online Fatal Crash Map:

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