Accidents involving buses

Meeting: 
MQT on 2007-05-23
Session date: 
May 23, 2007
Reference: 
2007/1097
Question By: 
Bob Neill
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

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

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.