EFFECTS OF STRUCTURAL IMPROVEMENTS ON VEHICLES ON ACCIDENTS IN ASSOCIATION WITH TEMPO 100

AUSWIRKUNGEN DER KONSTRUKTIVEN VERBESSERUNGEN VON KRAFTFAHRZEUGEN AUF DAS UNFALLGESCHEHEN IM ZUSAMMENHANG MIT TEMPO 100

THE AIM OF THE STUDY IS TO DETERMINE QUANTITATIVELY THE EXTENT TO WHICH THE PROBABILITY OF CERTAIN TYPES OF ACCIDENT RESULTS OCCURRING HAS CHANGED BECAUSE OF THE TECHNICAL MODIFICATIONS INTRODUCED.BOTH FOR EACH RELEVANT ACCIDENT TYPE AND/OR FOR EACH RELEVANT ACCIDENT CAUSE, INDIVIDUAL INDICES ARE COLLECTED FOR EVERY VEHICLE AT A DEFINED STAGE OF DEVELOPMENT,AND THESE ARE EVALUATED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RESULTS OF ACCIDENT STATISTICS, AND SUMMARIZED.THE WORK INCLUDES THE EVALUATION OF LITERATURE AND OF ACCIDENT DATA, AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF A METHOD OF ESTABLISHING SAFETY INDICES.