Safety facts

The following comparison schedule shows the huge difference in road casualties between countries that install Cats Eyes and countries that don’t such as the Russian Federation and CIS countries.

  1. The below countries have similar climatic conditions:

    Casualties on Russian / CIS Roads

     

    Road fatalities per 100,000 inhabitants per year

    Road fatalities per 100,000 motor vehicles

    Total fatalities per year

    Year

    Sweden

    3.0

    5.1

    285

    2012

    Canada

    6.0

    9.3

    2,075

    2012

    Norway

    2.9

    4.4

    145

    2012

    Russia / CIS

    18.6

    55.4

    27,991

    2012

    Finland

    4.7

    6.6

    255

    2012

  2. When addressing Russia's car crash rates in 2009, the then President Dimitry Medvedev blamed  the "undisciplined, criminally careless behaviour of our drivers," as well as poor road conditions

  3. The “Transport Research Laboratory” in the UK reports roads installed with Solar Cats Eyes have a 70% reduction in accidents. Drivers are less likely to cross the white line in the middle of the road when following the studs.