A SIX-MONTH REVIEW OF MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENTS

There were over 1000 fatal motorcycle accidents in Britain during 197, which cost the taxpayer over 40 million. There has been a 50 per cent increase in the number of motorcyclists treated at Newcastle General Hospital Casualty Department over the past six months. Most accident occur with yount inexperienced male driver, making elementary driving errors. Suggestions for positive prevention of motorcycle accidents are made. Of paramount importance is the need for consideration of compulsory formal training and enactment of the motorcycle lighting-up law.

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    Wright (John) and Sons, Limited

    42-44 Triangle West
    Bristol,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Andrew, T A
  • Publication Date: 1979-5

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  • Accession Number: 00331207
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Safety Council Safety Research Info Serv
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1981 12:00AM