SOME CHARACTERISTICS OF LIGHT-TRUCK ACCIDENTS IN TEXAS

HSRI-maintained data for police-reported accidents in the State of Texas during calendar year 1973 were studied to establish some characteristics of light-truck accident involvements and to compare the accident experience of passenger cars and light trucks. Findings concerning light-truck accidents are presented in terms of temporal, roadway, weather, accident configuration, truck type, injury frequency and severity, and driver-related factors./HSRI/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored by the Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Association.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Highway Safety Research Institute

    Huron Parkway and Baxter Road
    Ann Arbor, MI  United States  48109
  • Authors:
    • GREEN, J A
  • Publication Date: 1976-1

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: 35 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00131826
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UM-HSRI-SA-75-15 Final Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 4 1976 12:00AM