Table 1 gives the number of convictions for motoring offences causing death, while Table 2 gives convictions for careless driving (and related offences).
Data cover the calendar years 2005 and 2006 (the latest years for which figures are available) and are collated on the principal offence rule; so only the most serious offence with which an offender is charged is included.
|Table 1: Number of convictions for motoring offences causing death 2005 and 2006|
|Table 2: Number of convictions for careless driving/driving without due care and attention 2005 and 2006( 1,2)|
|(1) Includes convictions for the offences 'driving without reasonable consideration for others', 'cause grievous bodily injury by driving carelessly when unfit' and causing grievous bodily injury by driving carelessly with excess alcohol'. |
(2) Excludes careless driving offences causing death and dangerous driving offences.