However, the lack of respect for traffic rules and reckless drivers’ circulation wheelers with reflective element positioned to Paraguay among the countries with highest number of traffic accidents involving these vehicles in the region. We show some of the most frequent violations.

Traffic accidents in Paraguay remain the leading cause of violent deaths, according to the Ministry of Public Health. At the country level, 47 percent of these falls involve people who ride motorcycles with safety vest. Meanwhile in the Central department, 80 percent involves wheelers. While accidents caused by drivers of larger size, the lack of respect regulations and lack of prevention by drivers wheelers is one of the main factors such incidents are also recorded. Alarmingly, according to UNICEF statistics refer that in Paraguay the highest rate of mortality is concentrated in the adolescent band between 15 and 19 years of age, mostly due to traffic accidents.