DESCRIPTION AND EVALUATION OF THE NEISS REPORTING SYSTEM AS RELATED TO BICYCLE-ASSOCIATED ACCIDENTS.

The National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS) is reviewed and evaluated with respect to the sampling methodology employed, the collection and management of the data, and the uses to which the results are put. Regarding bicycles specifically, previous studies in the area are reviewed, and the treatment of the NEISS reporting of bicycle-related accidents is discussed. Recommendations are made concerning the work to be done during the remaining eight months of the contract period. /HSRI/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Research sponsored by the Bicycle Manufactures Association of America.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Highway Safety Research Institute

    Huron Parkway and Baxter Road
    Ann Arbor, MI  USA  48109
  • Authors:
    • Flora, J D
    • Kaplan, R J
    • Margoshes, E
  • Publication Date: 1975-2

Media Info

  • Features: References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 46 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00097106
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UM-HSRI-SA-75-1 Intrm Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1975 12:00AM