Even though the total number of traffic accidents on german roads is low, accidents often occur on wet and icy roads. This is the result of a survey by the german federal statistical office. Around 30.000 traffic accidents (7.2% of all accidents) in 2018 can be attributed to slippery roads caused by rain, snow or ice.
Constant rain, poor visibility or icy roads: wet roads can be dangerous for drivers. The ADAC gives some tips on how to reach your destination safely even in bad weather conditions.