Road traffic collisions kill about 1.2 million people around the world every year but they are largely neglected as a health and development issue, perhaps because they are still viewed by many as being beyond human control. Efforts to prevent road traffic injuries are hampered by a lack of human capacity. Policy-makers, researchers and practitioners need information on effective prevention measure and on how to develop, implement and evaluate such interventions. There is a need to train more specialists in road traffic injury prevention in order to address the growing problem of road traffic injuries at international levels.Collaboration can, for example, be organized around complementary issues at international, regional, national and local levels. The issues might be research, information sharing, implementation of interventions, policy development, advocacyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Road Traffic Injury Prevention Training Manual|
|Author||:||Dinesh Mohan, World Health Organization, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi|
|Publisher||:||World Health Organization - 2006-01-01|