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In Uganda 6.8 million people experience conditions that could benefit from rehabilitation services with 1.5 million are affected by chronic back pain ( https://vizhub.healthdata.org/rehabilitation/). Reports indicate that in Uganda, more than 10 lives are lost to road crashes daily. In the year 2021 alone, Uganda Police Force (UPF) reported 4,159 road crash fatalities and 12,589 serious injuries (Ministry of Works and Transport, 2021). More than half of these fatalities are among vulnerable road users: pedestrians, passengers, cyclists and motorcyclists.