Letters Motorway speed limit increase

Motorway safety is not a major public health problem

BMJ 2012; 344 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e1779 (Published 14 March 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e1779
  1. Stephen Black, management consultant1
  1. 1PA Consulting, London SW1W 9SR, UK
  1. steve.black{at}paconsulting.com

The one statistic quoted by Bernal and McKee as evidence against the proposed changes to motorway speed limits is presented misleadingly.1

I too would agree that a policy that led to 16.6% more deaths on the roads would be a …

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