For the second year in a row, the number of fatalities on Irish roads has increased.

The Irish Road Safety Authority‘s figures show that 196 people were killed on Irish roads in 2014, up 3% on 2013.

Infographic: Road Deaths in Ireland Image Credit: Author's Own

Infographic: Road Deaths in Ireland
Image Credit: Author’s Own using Piktochart

The breakdown of fatalities is shown in the graphs below:







The following graph represents the number of fatalities by county, based on 2013 data:

 All charts and images are author’s own