World Report on Road Traffic Injury Prevention

World Report on Road Traffic Injury Prevention

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Every day thousands of people are killed and injured on our roads. Millions of people each year will spend long weeks in the hospital after severe crashes and many will never be able to live, work or play as they used to do. Current efforts to address road safety are minimal in comparison to this growing human suffering. This report presents a comprehensive overview of what is known about the magnitude, risk factors and impact of road traffic injuries, and about ways to prevent and lessen the impact of road crashes. Over 100 experts, from all continents and different sectors -- including transport, engineering, health, police, education and civil society -- have worked to produce the report. Charts and tables.(http:// methods_updated_sept_2002.pdf, accessed 1 December 2002). 150. European New ... European Enhanced Vehicle Safety Committee, Working Group 10, 1994. 155. Tomorrowa#39;s ... Costs and benefits of the Honda Civica#39;s pedestrian protection, and benefits of the EEVC andACEA test proposals. Crowthorne ... Oa#39;Neill B, Mohan D. Reducing motor vehicle crash deaths and injuries in newly motorising countries. British Medicalanbsp;...

Title:World Report on Road Traffic Injury Prevention
Author:Marjorie Peden
Publisher:DIANE Publishing - 2008-09-01


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