Basis for Vision Zero 2030

Safe System

The road safety policy framework for the decade from 2021 to 2030 will be based on the Safe System approach, which aims to eliminate the serious consequences of road crashes by making the road system more self-explanatory and forgiving. The Safe System rests on a basic premise that human error is inevitable, but deaths and serious injuries as a result of a road crash are not.


Previous Documents and Strategies

In this section, you will find national, European, and international documents with relevant content on Road Safety issues.

The first National Road Safety Strategy was drawn up in Portugal in 2003 after the PRN2000 (National Road Plan, which was last reviewed in 1998). 

This drive involved three programme models (PT version documents):