Although road accidents in Malaysia have escalated in the past few years, it is still unsure as to who is to be blamed for this increasing rate of accidents. When the accident rate is increasing, many people tend to blame the government, but actually, beside government, there are also other factors that partly responsible for the increasing rate of accidents in Malaysia. The purpose of the research is to explore which parties are equally responsible for the causes of accidents. Although government have its responsible on this issues, some private sectors, driver behavior and parents are also responsible as these parties also contributes to the increasing accidents rate.
In Malaysia, our highways are well-known for its low quality of highways surface and also its confusing identification signs. The uneven road surfaces, potholes and signs without a detailed map to the driver is always a cause of accidents on the road. More than that, the highways maintenance is also very less efficient.