Accidents involving buses

MQT on 2007-05-23
Session date: 
May 23, 2007
Question By: 
Bob Neill
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor


How many accidents involving (a) buses and other motorised vehicles/bicyles, and (b) buses and pedestrians, have occurred from 1 January 2007 to date? In each case, how many of these accidents resulted in serious injuries or fatalities?


Answer for Accidents involving buses

Answer for Accidents involving buses

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Below is a table listing the information you request. Major incidents are those defined as someone being taken to hospital following an accident. Number of Incidents Major Injuries Fatalities Motorised vehicle 6034 41 1 Bicycle 98 5 0 Pedestrian 275 88 7 It should be noted that of the eight reported fatalities from January to the end of March (the data available to date) six were attributed to factors other than the driver.