MULTIDISCIPLINARY ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION

THIS REPORT OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY ACCIDENT INVESTIGATIONS IN TEXAS CONTAINS A SUMMARY OF THE RESULTS OF 53 CASE STUDIES. OVERALL RESULTS ARE DISCUSSED WITH EMPHASIS ON GENERAL ACCIDENT DATA, VEHICULAR FACTORS, ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS, AND HUMAN FACTORS. COMMENTS ARE MADE REGARDING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF CURRENT STANDARDS. CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ARE PRESENTED CONCERNING DRIVER EDUCATION PROGRAMS, POOR RISK DRIVERS, USE OF ALCOHOL, COMMON ACCIDENT CAUSES, SIDE IMPACT PROTECTION, MOTOR VEHICLE INSPECTION, ROADSIDE OBSTRUCTIONS, MOTORCYCLE SAFETY, POLICE TRAFFIC SERVICES, AND POSTCRASH DEBRIS HAZARD CONTROL AND CLEANUP. /HSL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • VOL 1 115 PP
  • Corporate Authors:

    Southwest Research Institute

    6220 Culebra Road, P.O. Drawer 28510
    San Antonio, TX  USA  78228-0510
  • Authors:
    • Cromack, J R
  • Publication Date: 1971

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00221718
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Literature
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 3 1972 12:00AM