Motorcycle conspicuity and traffic accidents

An analysis of data from 1508 motorcycle accidents obtained from Victoria police files for the year 1974 indicates that inadequate motorcycle visibility is an associated factor in 64.5 Percent of automobile / motorcycle collisions. It is the sole identifiable cause of 21.0 Percent of collisions. The conspicuity of the front of the motorcycle is found to be vitally important in these accidents (a).

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  • Authors:
    • Williams, M J
    • Hoffmann, E R
  • Publication Date: 1979-9


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  • Accession Number: 01438711
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 24 2012 9:49PM