Road safety: community database on road traffic accidents
The purpose of this decision is to counter road traffic accidents and the consequences suffered by accident victims.
Requirement that Member States record statistics on bodily damage caused by road traffic accidents taking place on their territory (collision between users involving at least one vehicle and causing deaths or injuries).
Requirement that the Member States pass on those data each year to the Statistical Office of the European Communities (Eurostat).
Requirement that the Commission ensures that the data received are disseminated and that the base functions properly (conditions attached to access to statistics, any publications, etc.) in cooperation with the Committee for the statistical programme.
Three years after implementation of this decision, the Commission will send the Council an assessment report on the results obtained and on the resultant pointers for the continuation of the activities.
|Act||Entry into force - Date of expiry||Deadline for transposition in the Member States||Official Journal|
|Decision 93/704/EC||22.12.1993||-||OJ L 329 of 30.12.1993|
|Amending act(s)||Entry into force||Deadline for transposition in the Member States||Official Journal|
|Regulation (EC) No 1882/2003||20.11.2003||-||OJ L 284 of 31.10.2003|