Transport Department - Figure 5.6 Casualties of motor vehicle drivers by class of vehicle involved by degree of injury 2002

 

Class of motor vehicleNo. of drivers involvedCasualties of drivers by degree of injuryCasualty rate (%) of drivers involvedFatality per 1,000 drivers involved
Fatal Serious Slight Total
Motor cycle 2718 11 482 1981 2474 91.0 4.0
Private car 7508 18 320 1956 2294 30.6 2.4
Public light bus 1098 0 28 117 145 13.2 -
Light goods vehicle 3117 4 122 564 690 22.1 1.3
Medium goods vehicle 1123 3 33 172 208 18.5 2.7
Heavy goods vehicle 126 1 6 8 15 11.9 7.9
Public bus 2380 0 20 158 178 7.5 -
Taxi 3617 2 127 805 934 25.8 0.6
Tram 84 0 1 14 15 17.9 -
Light rail vehicle 27 0 0 0 0 - -
Other motor vehicles 169 0 5 22 27 16.0 -
Total 21967 39 1144 5797 6980 31.8 1.8