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Author Peden, M

Title World report on road traffic injury prevention
Published Unknown : World Health Organization, 2004
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Contents Foreword; Preface; Contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Corrigenda; Chapter 1. The fundamentals; Chapter 2. The global impact; Chapter 3. Risk factors; Chapter 4. Interventions; Chapter 5. Conclusions and recommendations; Statistical annex; Glossary; Index
Summary Every day thousands of people are killed and injured on our roads. Men, women or children walking, biking or riding to school or work, playing in the streets or setting out on long trips, will never return home, leaving behind shattered families and communities. Millions of people each year will spend long weeks in hospital after severe crashes and many will never be able to live, work or play as they used to do. Current efforts to address road safety are minimal in comparison to this growing human suffering. The World Health Organization and the World Bank have jointly produced this World rep
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9240681795