Safety for Motorcyclists: What Can Be Done?
A journey by motorcycle is about 45 times more dangerous than a similar journey by automobile. Motorcycle fatalities are important in any attempt to reduce road casualties as they now form a significant and growing proportion of the overall total. However, in spite of the dangers associated with motorcycles, their appeal has never been higher. Clearly, safety considerations have not stemmed the growing popularity of motorcycles in recent years. This article focuses on efforts made in the United kingdom to improve rider safety and reduce motorcycle fatalities.
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- Milne, David S
- Publication Date: 2009-12
- Media Type: Print
- Features: Figures; Tables;
- Pagination: pp 464-467
- TRT Terms: Crash causes; Fatalities; High risk drivers; Motorcycle crashes; Motorcycling; Motorcyclists; Traffic safety
- Geographic Terms: United Kingdom
- Subject Areas: Highways; Safety and Human Factors; I83: Accidents and the Human Factor;
- Accession Number: 01148068
- Record Type: Publication
- Files: TRIS, ATRI
- Created Date: Jan 21 2010 4:48PM