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Road safety: EU database on road traffic accidents
WHAT IS THE AIM OF THE DECISION?
It sets up CARE — the EU’s database on road accidents.
EU countries must:
The European Commission must ensure that the data received are disseminated, that the database functions properly and decides on the conditions for access to statistics, and on any publications, in cooperation with the CARE Experts Working Group.
The Commission, following 3 years of this decision’s implementation, had to prepare a report for the Council on the results obtained and on the resulting indicators for continuing the activities.
The conclusions of the report were generally positive. Some improvements were suggested such as:
FROM WHEN DOES THE DECISION APPLY?
It has applied since 22 December 1993.
For more information, see:
Council Decision 93/704/EC of 30 November 1993 on the creation of a Community database on road accidents (OJ L 329, 30.12.1993, pp. 63-65)
Successive amendments to Decision 93/704/EC have been incorporated into the basic text. This consolidated version is of documentary value only.
Report from the Commission on progress with the project and its future prospects — CARE: Community database on road traffic accidents — Council Decision of 30 November 1993 (93/704/EC) (COM(97) 238 final, 26.5.1997)
last update 18.04.2018