SNOWMOBILE ACCIDENTS IN NORTHERN SWEDEN

A total of 129 snowmobile injuries occurring in 117 persons was registered during the winter of 1976-7 in Jamtland, a county of northern Sweden. During that period about 6600 snowmobiles were in use in the district. In 92 cases speed contributed to the cause of the accident. Seventy-five persons were injured when falling off the vehicle or getting caught beneath it. The accidents are analysed and suggestions are made for their prevention. /Author/TRRL/

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    Wright (John) and Sons, Limited

    42-44 Triangle West
    Bristol,   England 
  • Authors:
    • BAUER, M
    • Hemborg, A
  • Publication Date: 1979-3

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  • Accession Number: 00195027
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1979 12:00AM