ACCIDENTS IN CEES/NIS (CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES/NEWLY INDEPENDENT STATES) COUNTRIES THROUGH THE YEARS ESPECIALLY INCLUDING THE SITUATION OF CHILDREN IN ROAD TRAFFIC

In this paper the following Central and Eastern European Countries (CEECs) and the Newly Independent States (NIS) of the ex-Soviet Union are included: Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Ukraine. On the basis of EKG UN 95 data, a description is given of the safety state in the year 1993 and tendencies which appeared during the last few years including: (1) number of accidents; (2) persons killed and casualties; and (3) indicators with reference to population. A threat in the age groups with the following limits is characterised: below 6 years, 6-9 years, 10-14 years, 15-17 years, 18-20 years, 21-24 years, 25-64 years, and over 65 years. A threat to children up to 14 years subdivided into deaths and casualties is presented in detail. (A) For the covering abstract of the workshop see IRRD E200634.

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  • English

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  • Pagination: p. 21-9

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  • Accession Number: 00764184
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institute for Road Safety Research, SWOV
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: May 28 1999 12:00AM