How many road deaths occurred on national roads in the Netherlands during the past year? Which intersection type is safest? On this page you can find information within the topic  'infrastructure'.

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Our Road map: road safety data tells you more about the various data sources and provides access to the available data. You can also consult our fact sheets which give you short and clear answers to the most frequently asked questions within this topic.

Did you know...

...that in general the roundabout is the safest type of intersection? In order of safety, preference is given to:
1. roundabout;
2. intersection with designated priorities;
3. signalized intersection.

Source: report Naar meer veiligheid op kruispunten (in Dutch)

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The 80 km/h roads are the most dangerous roads in the Netherlands. They are too narrow for drivers.

ing. Govert Schermers