Drivers unaware of the serious consequences of failing to stop after an accident

News | 12 January 2017

Drivers unaware of the serious consequences of failing to stop after an accident

Victims of ‘hit and run’ accidents and their families suffer potentially long-term physical and emotional impacts. To highlight the scale of the problem in the UK, in just over 12% of road traffic accidents reported to the police where someone is injured (17,122), a ‘hit and run’ driver is involved. This is the second year in succession showing an increase, reversing the trend seen over the past decade.

Gone in Seconds

Video | 20 September 2016

Gone in Seconds

MIB's public awareness campaign to tackle uninsured driving #goneinseconds. Check out the microsite www.goneinseconds.org.uk to find out more.