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Speed Camera Facts 2011


The speed camera facts infographic is filled with mind-boggling, frustrating, and interesting facts with which you can impress your friends

A word of warning - The facts contained in this infographic are bound to stir up some emotions as some of the facts are unbelievable!

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Fun Facts

  • One speed camera in Nottinghamshire on the A610 racked up a whopping 4.2 million in speeding fines over just 5 years.
  • There are approximately 2500 mobile speed cameras in total across the UK.
  • Speed Cameras reportedly earned 120 million for the treasury in 2003.
  • 1 in 5 motorists have been caught since 1996
  • A camera in Victoria Station earned 150,000 a week after diversion confusion, totalling 8 million in 12 months.
  • There are 9 different types of speed camera
  • 40,000 is the average operating cost of a UK speed camera per year
  • 87 million in fines from speeding and red light cameras in 2008-09
  • In 2001, Department of Transport declared Britain had one of the safest road networks in the world per KM.
  • Getting caught results in 3 points added to your licence with a 60 fixed penalty.
  • The United Kingdom has the highest number of speed camera installations in the world with 10,040 known installations.

Which country has the most Cameras?

  1. United Kingdom (10,040)
  2. Germany (9,863)
  3. France (8,722)
  4. Italy (5,650)
  5. Spain (2,302)