Accidents on Québec roads in 2017 resulted in more deaths and cases of serious injury than in 2016. The numbers for 2017 highlight the fact that it is becoming increasingly difficult to improve the road safety record.
The annual road safety record presents the number of victims involved in traffic accidents on Québec roads over the 6 previous years. It includes detailed statistics based on the types of injuries sustained and the following categories:
The Minister of Transport, Sustainable Mobility and Transport Electrification, Mr. André Fortin, and the President and Chief Executive Officer of the SAAQ, Ms. Nathalie Tremblay, have released Québec’s road safety record for 2017, which shows that:
Bilan routier 2017 (PDF, 2.0 MB) (2017 road safety record – in French only)
Annexes du bilan routier 2017 (PDF, 448 KB) (in French only)