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iciHaiti – Road bulletin : 23 accidents, at least 51 victims


iciHaiti – Road bulletin : 23 accidents, at least 51 victims

23/02/2021 09:36:08

The Haitian organization Technical and Operational Services to Stop Accidents (STOP-Accidents), informs us that for the week of February 15 to 21, 2021, 23 accidents on the national territory (-11.5% compared to the previous week)

https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-33034-icihaiti-road-bulletin-700-increase-in-road-deaths-in-one-week.html made at least 51 victims ( -21.8%): 3 dead (-86%) and 48 injured (+ 9%), several of them seriously.

Carrefour, 4th section of Baradères, Petit-Goâve, Delmas 49, Mirebalais, Tabarre, rue Capois (Port-de-Paix), are the main communes and zones where these accidents were recorded.

Remember that this weekly report was carried out in partnership with the National Ambulance Center (CAN) and the Haitian Red Cross. However, due to lack of financial resources STOP-Accident is unable to monitor the state of health of the injured, some of whom die as a result of their injuries and are not counted.

STOP-Accidents, reiterates its call for caution on our roads and urges the Government to strengthen preventive measures and to set up a systematic vehicle inspection service. In addition, the Organization invites road users to maintain responsible behavior in order to reduce the risk of accidents.

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