•    The first major cause of road accidents in Ghana is poor driving skills.
•    Drivers talking on mobile phones while driving have caused several road accidents
•    Gross indiscipline is the cause in most cases amongst Ghanaians.
•    Most accidents are caused by broken down vehicles on our roads.
•    It appears in Ghana there is a leeway for drivers to drive on worn/second hand tyres.
•    The unworthiness of some cars on our roads also invariably leads to road accidents.
•    Over-loading of vehicles beyond their expected gross weights is a known cause of  accidents.
•    Fatigue driving is a known cause of road accidents by long-distance drivers.
•    10% of road accidents in Ghana are caused by drunk driving .
•    Over-speeding constitutes about 50% of road accidents in the country.
•    The poor nature of some of our roads has also often been cited as a cause for some vehicular accidents in the country.
•    Disregard for traffic regulations by most drivers also leads to accidents on our roads.
•    Non-existent road markings and signs.