There was a significant drop in the number of people killed or injured in traffic accidents on Québec roads in 2019 when compared to 2018. The numbers for 2019 highlight the fact that, while it is becoming increasingly difficult to improve the road safety record, it is still possible to make progress.
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 SAAQ has released Québec’s road safety record for 2019, which shows that:
Bilan routier 2019 (PDF, 598 KB) (2019 road safety record appendices – in French only)
Annexes du bilan routier 2019 (PDF, 315 KB) (2019 road safety record appendices – in French only)
Dossier statistique - Bilan 2019 : Accidents, parc automobile, permis de conduire (PDF, 9.3 MB)This file does not meet Web accessibility standards. (2019 record on accidents, vehicles on the road and driver’s licences – in French only)
Dossier statistique - Bilan routier régional : Janvier à décembre 2019 (PDF, 12.7 MB)This file does not meet Web accessibility standards. (regional road safety record: January to December 2019 – in French only)