Mortality from Transport Accidents
Abstract:Worldwide, an estimated 1.2 million people are killed in transport accidents each year, mostly due to road traffic accidents, and as many as 50 million people are injured or disabled (WHO, 2009b). In EU countries alone, they were responsible for approximately 48 000 deaths in 2008. In 2008, Italy, Poland, France and Germany each experienced around 5 000‐ 6 000 transport accident deaths.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: 2010-12-01