Cycling and Motorcycles: Accidents

Department for Transport written question – answered on 4th February 2019.

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Photo of Chris Law Chris Law Shadow SNP Spokesperson (International Development)

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the killed and seriously injured (KSI) rate per kilometre is for (a) bicycles and (b) powered two wheelers.

Photo of Jesse Norman Jesse Norman Minister of State (Department for Transport)

Rates of killed and seriously injured for pedal cyclists and motorcyclists per billion vehicle miles are published in tables RAS30065 and RAS30066 respectively, available at: https://www.gov.uk/government/statistical-data-sets/ras30-reported-casualties-in-road-accidents. Converted to billion vehicle kilometres, the rate was 722 for pedal cyclists and 1,335 for motorcyclists in Great Britain in 2017.

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