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Safety: April 2013
|Performance measure||How we measure it||Current report period||Goal||Goal met||Trend||Comments|
|Safety: Moving toward minimizing the number of deaths, injuries and crashes on our roadways.|
*Preliminary calendar year-to-date 2013
|Number of traffic fatalities||105*||Year-to-date target is 97; annual target is 543||Each fatality is a tragic and preventable loss. Our long-term goal is zero preventable deaths. Preliminary fatalities for 2013 are 8 fatalities above the prior five-year average of 97 (a lower number is better).|
Calendar year 2011
|Injury rate per 100 million vehicle miles traveled||68.56||Annual target rate is 74.34||The personal injury rate in 2011 was the lowest rate recorded, 12.4 percent below the five-year rolling average of 78.26 (a lower rate is better).|
Calendar year 2011
|Crash rate per 100 million vehicle miles traveled||192.16||Annual target rate is 189.69||2011 data is 3.8 percent below the prior five-year rolling average (a lower rate is better).|
|Seat belt use
Calendar year 2012
|Percent of vehicle occupants wearing a seat belt||79.9||85.0||While Wisconsin's seat belt usage reached an all-time high in 2012, the state still lags behind neighboring states like Illinois and Michigan, which estimate safety belt use rates of more than 90 percent.|
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