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Published by Transport and Road Research Laboratory in Crowthorne, Berks .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Follow-up to the study carried out during 1982-85 by the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Manchester ("Long term disability following road traffic accidents", C.S.B. Galasko et al, TRRL Research report no.59).

Other titlesLong term disability following road traffic accidents.
Statementby R.J. Tunbridge (TRRL) ... [et al].
SeriesContractor reports / Transport and Road Research Laboratory -- 212
ContributionsTunbridge, R. J., Galasko, C. S. B., University of Manchester. Department of Orthopaedics., Transport and Road Research Laboratory.
The Physical Object
Pagination25p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14345199M


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THE COST OF LONG TERM DISABILITY RESULTING FROM ROAD TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS Interim Report i. INTRODUCTION During the period the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Manchester, under contract to the TRRL, carried out a study into the long-term after effects (disability at 6 months) on people who had been.

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• Long-term care cost due to traffic related disabilities was % of the GDP in • Impact of traffic accidents on long-term care costs is considerably higher under age • Impairments in adults that have suffered a traffic accident mostly affect Cited by:   Hazen, from the School of Public Health in Alabama, USA, has written that road traffic injuries are leading cause of morbidity, disability and mortality in less developed countries, quoting the figure of >85% of the million deaths in (new figures now show up to million deaths per annum) with 10 times that figure in injuries He Cited by: 9.

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Parmar HV, Raymakers R, Neck injuries from rear impact road traffic accidents: prognosis in persons seeking compensation, Inj (2),Pobereskin LH, Whiplash following rear end collisions: a prospective cohort study; Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry, August ; Injury statistics examined by NSC data experts confirm that preventable deaths rose 10% in Based on new injury statistics, an American is accidentally injured every second and killed every three minutes by a preventable event – a drug overdose, a vehicle crash, a fall, a drowning or another preventable incident.

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UK road accident statistics. The latest data available in is data published by the Department of Transport. The data revealed t car drivers and other road users in the UK were seriously injured or killed in road accidents in Including more minor injuries, a total ofpeople suffered some level of injury on Britain's roads last : Howard Willis.

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