Road casualties

Casualty statistics in Oxfordshire.

Oxfordshire has over 4,200km of roads, approximately 640,000 residents and around 325,000 vehicles registered within the authority's area. Each year on Oxfordshire's roads there are:

  • an estimated 30,000 accidents of all types (including damage only and injury)
  • approximately 1,250 reported injury accidents
  • around 30 deaths, 245 serious injuries and nearly 1,250 slight injuries reported

The value of preventing these accidents and injuries each year is estimated at around £130million.

We report on casualty numbers for the previous year. The 2021 report will be available in late autumn 2022 to coincide with the release of the National statistics for 2021 as reported by the Department for Transport.