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Victorian Road Toll Figures

Source: Transport Accident Commission

Year Number of deaths
1970 1061
1971 923
1972 915
1973 935
1974 806
1975 910
1976 938
1977 954
1978 869
1979 847
1980 657
1981 766
1982 709
1983 664
1984 658
1985 669
1986 705
1987 701
1988 706
1989 776
1990 548
1991 503
1992 396
1993 436
1994 378
1995 418
1996 418
1997 377
1998 390
1999 384
2000 407
2001 444
2002 397
2003 330
2004 343

1970 - seat belt wearing made mandatory
1987 - MUARC established
2001 - a 50 km/h default speed limit introduced

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