According to the latest who data published in 2017 road traffic accidents deaths in oman reached 1,122 or 1086% of total deaths the age adjusted death rate is 2768 per 100,000 of population ranks oman #47 in the world. Accident cases in oman, as 70% of the rtas happened to drivers aged 17-36 years excessive speeding is the main cause of road traffic accident (50%), followed by negligence or careless driving (29%. Reflect this, 98% of the road crashes in oman are reportedly due to human factors hence, there is a tremendous need for raising awareness, starting new learning processes and changing the behaviour of people on the roads. According to the latest who data published in 2017 road traffic accidents deaths in bahrain reached 98 or 334% of total deaths the age adjusted death rate is 804 per 100,000 of population ranks bahrain #138 in the world.
1,051 people were killed on the road in 2011, according to the final statistics1 of the royal oman police oman, unfortunately, has continuously recorded a huge leap2 in road accidents and accident- related deaths. Oman is repeating the pattern experienced by rapidly motorising high-income countries in 1970s when death on the roads claimed 1 life in every 3000 the trend was reversed only when people including victims, media and public personalities began to react and to speak out against silent, passive acceptance of the carnage. Reports showed that among the arabian gulf co-operation council (gcc) countries, sultanate of oman has the highest death rate from road accidents and the 3rd highest in the middle east  [11. I live in omanbut can someone please tell me why when there is a road accident everyone stops and gets out their cars causing major traffic hold up and the worst hampering the emergency services to get to the poor victims being oggled at by lots and i mean lots of people.
State highway 1 in whangarei is currently closed after a car crashed into a police spokeswoman said the new zealand transport agency said the road was blocked at the intersection and traffic was. Oman has an extensive road building program with road calming measures in operation and road safety programs run by the royal oman police (rop) however, deaths from road traffic accidents are (rtas) a major concern. Decline in accidents: road accidents in oman decrease by around 40% road accidents in oman have decreased by around forty percent this year, according to the national centre for statistics and. Twelve emiratis were killed in separate road accidents in oman in 2015, compared with 10 in 2014, according to royal oman police in 2013, six emiratis were killed in a road accident in salalah. Four emiratis, including two children, have been killed following a road accident in al zamaiem area of oman, the royal oman police reported on saturday according to local news reports, the.
Oman car accidents each year there are about 10,000 car crashes in oman resulting in 680 deaths and 7550 injuries the causes of these crashes include speed, driver neglect, tiredness, drunk driving, overtaking, weather, sudden stops, safe distance, improper acts, vehicle condition, road condition and cell phone use. Orsaps - oman road safety & accident prevention summit 2018 aspires to identify and analyze road safety challenges in oman the event is scheduled to take place on 18 october - which is observed as 'traffic safety day' represents a national vision for road safety and is in line with the directives of his majesty sultan qaboos bin said. The number of road accidents in oman decreased by 73 per cent in august 2018 compared to the same month last year the months of august and july registered 215 accidents, while june saw 222 accidents, according to the latest statistics issued by the national centre for statistics and information (ncsi. Road accidents have been and will continue to be one of the greatest health hazards statistically, it has been shown that the number of death and injuries due to road accidents. The global road safety report 2013 released by who recently shows that in 2010 oman registered 304 deaths per 100,000 people this figure put the sultanate third after iran (341) and iraq (315) in the eastern mediterranean region.
Also in 2013, someone got injured on oman's roads (in a reported accident) every 4866 minutes, and there was an accident every 6714 minutes for a country with a population of about 4 million, that seems quite a lot - i don't know for sure though. In oman, royal oman police, represented by the directorate general of traffic, in charge of road traffic, has urged the whole community, particularly the institutions concerned to contribute to enhancing road safety, in an effort to reduce the rate of accidents, deaths and injuries. The sultanate of oman has one of the highest road traffic accident (rta) related fatality rates worldwide (al lamki, 2010) since sultan qaboos addressed this issue in a speech in october 2009.
Road traffic accidents (rtas) is a growing public health problem in oman from the discussion in part one of this assignment, evidence showed the significant impact of changing and promoting the road settings as well as the enforcement of road safety regulations. Road accident road accident road accident is a global tragedy with ever-raising trend in malaysia, it represents a major public problem because of the high number of victims involved and also the seriousness of the consequences for the victim themselves and to their families as well. Muscat: five yemenis were killed in a road accident in ibri province, northern oman on wednesday one other yemeni national was seriously injured, the royal oman police said.