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Traffic collision

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A traffic collision, also known as a motor vehicle collision (MVC) among others, occurs when a ... A number of factors contribute to the risk of collision, including vehicle design, ... road design,...

Traffic accidents with motorcycles and their relationship to mortality

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An increasing number of victims involved in motorcycle accidents has been observed ... of motorcycle collisions for the occurrence of injuries and death, both due the .... Road illumination is an important factor related to motorcycle collisions. ... the part of the other vehicles' drivers in noticing the proximity of motorcycles a...

Motorcycle Accident Statistics - webBikeWorld

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Thus, many motorcycle writers have discounted the NHTSA data as a "sky is falling" mentality. .... Without this financial support on their part, we could not have taken ..... paper more than a decade old, that drunk riders crash due to lack of balance. ... a large number of motorcycle fatalities and accidents involved motorcy...

WHO | Road injuries and relaxed licensing requirements for driving ...

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Until September 2004, drivers of large motorcycles (engine capacity > 125 ... other European countries, but no studies of their effect have been published ... vehicle involved in the collision and the circumstances in which the collision occurred. .... Observed and expected number of light motorcycle riders injured on the road, ...

A Literature Review on Motorcycle Collisions Final Report - Mosac.eu

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The Road User Movements Involved in Motorcycle Collisions..........15 .... In particular, there has been a big increase in the number of high- powered ... due to their smaller size (leading to poor sensory conspicuity) and lower frequency ... compared with graduated licensing schemes in New Zealand and parts of Canada and.

Motorcycle Collisions in New Brunswick, 2005 - University of New ...

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involved in an increasing number of fatal collisions. A parallel trend ... This is due, in part, to safer vehicles ... there is one group of road users that have experienced an ..... the majority of large motorcycles (over 1,000 cc's) were driven by ...

Motorcycle crashes: Florida study looks at who's at fault in ...

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Mar 9, 2013 ... "The increasing number of motorcycle accidents is greatly due to distracted ... That is, they crash on their own without other vehicles involved. ... in a car," said Lee, who is part of FDOT's Motorcycle Safety Coalition. ... A car or truck barreling down a road at 45 mph may be more intimidating than a mot...

Motorcycle Fatality Facts - Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

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When motorcycles crash, their riders lack the protection of an enclosed vehicle ... 2013, the number of deaths on motorcycles was over 26 times the number in cars . ... in recent years more than 300 riders died in crashes on public roads annually. ...... crashes in 2014, 64 percent involved the ATV rolling over during the crash.

Auto Accident Claims and Vehicle Case Types

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Review different vehicle accident case types, causes of collisions, and common ... If you're involved in a car accident, remember the following: ... We also discuss off-road vehicles which account for a large number of ... Motorcycle Accident Claims ... Here we discuss the different injuries, their diagnosis and treatment, and ...

Indiana Crash Facts - IN.gov

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In 2012, there were 150 fatal crashes and 158 fatalities involving a vehicle driver ... 20.9 percent (150 of 718) of fatal collisions involved a driver that was legally .... statewide action to reduce death and injury on Indiana road- ways .... Table 5.1 Number of collisions involving motorcycles, ...... large truck drivers were impaire...

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Motorcycle Accidents: Common Causes | Nolo.com

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Motorcycle speeding, lane splitting, and other common factors causing ... frequent causes of accidents and then use this information to reduce their level of risk. ... Head-on collisions between a car and motorcycle are often fatal to the motorcyclist. ... on the road, account for a disproportionate number of motorcycle accidents.

Motorcycle Crashes | III

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There were about 8.4 million motorcycles on the road in 2014. ... up 4.5 percent from 88,000 in 2013, almost as many as the 93,000 injured in 2012. .... and light truck drivers involved in fatal crashes, and with 2 percent of large truck drivers. ... Collision Losses by Type: A 2014 Highway Loss Data Institute report shows that ...

A Guide for Addressing Collisions Involving Motorcycles | Section V

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A preemptive measure in trying to reduce the number of motorcycle crashes is to ensure ... Some have been subjected to welldesigned evaluations to prove their ... is to reach an audience across an entire jurisdiction, or a significant part of it. ..... due to the jarring involved as a tire suddenly dips into an opening in the road,  ...