Estimating the Human Cost of Transportation Accidents
  • Author : Jagadish Guria
  • Release Date : 04 March 2020
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128126110

Estimating the Human Cost of Transportation Accidents Book Summary

Estimating the Human Cost of Transportation Accidents: Methodologies and Policy Implications discusses the estimation methods needed to determine the monetary value of loss of life and quality of life when evaluating transportation safety programs, policies and projects. In addition, it highlights how to overcome the many challenges researchers face in choosing the right values, including estimating loss of life and life quality, examining strengths and weaknesses, and critically analyzing social costs and implications. This book will allow researchers to better formulate accurate social costs, select safety improvement values, and understand limitations.

Estimating the Human Cost of Transportation Accidents

Estimating the Human Cost of Transportation Accidents

Author : Jagadish Guria
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Uncategorized
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Estimating the Human Cost of Transportation Accidents: Methodologies and Policy Implications discusses the estimation methods needed to determine the monetary value of loss of life and quality of life when evaluating transportation safety programs, policies and projects. In addition, it highlights how to overcome the many challenges researchers face in ...

Estimating the Human Cost of Transportation Accidents

Estimating the Human Cost of Transportation Accidents

Author : Jagadish Guria
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Transportation
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Estimating the Human Cost of Transportation Accidents: Methodologies and Policy Implications discusses the estimation methods needed to determine the monetary value of loss of life and quality of life when evaluating transportation safety programs, policies and projects. In addition, it highlights how to overcome the many challenges researchers face in ...

Alternative Approaches to Accident Cost Concepts

Alternative Approaches to Accident Cost Concepts

Author : Anonim
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Motor vehicles
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State-level studies of direct motor vehicle accident costs are based on data which are out of date. If these data are used, the Texas Transportation Institute's 1982 update is most accurate and more current than the State-level cost data presented in the AASHTO "Red Book" (1977) and the Transportation Research Board's Methods ...

World Report on Road Traffic Injury Prevention

World Report on Road Traffic Injury Prevention

Author : Marjorie Peden
Publisher : DIANE Publishing
Genre : Uncategorized
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Every day thousands of people are killed and injured on our roads. Millions of people each year will spend long weeks in the 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 ...

Costs of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses

Costs of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses

Author : J. Paul Leigh,Steven B. Markowitz,Marianne Fahs,Philip J. Landrigan
Publisher : University of Michigan Press
Genre : Medical
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File Size : 41,8 Mb
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As the debate over health care reform continues, costs have become a critical measure in the many plans and proposals to come before us. Knowing costs is important because it allows comparisons across such disparate health conditions as AIDS, Alzheimer's disease, heart disease, and cancer. This book presents the results ...

The Enemy of Good

The Enemy of Good

Author : Nidhi Kalra,David G. Groves
Publisher : Rand Corporation
Genre : Transportation
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How safe should highly automated vehicles (HAVs) be before they are allowed on the roads for consumer use? In this report, RAND researchers use the RAND Model of Automated Vehicle Safety to compare road fatalities over time under a policy that allows HAVs to be deployed when their safety performance ...

Global Status Report on Road Safety 2018

Global Status Report on Road Safety 2018

Author : World Health Organization
Publisher : World Health Organization
Genre : Business & Economics
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The Global Status Report on Road Safety 2018, launched by WHO in December 2018, highlights that the number of annual road traffic deaths has reached 1.35 million. Road traffic injuries are now the leading killer of people aged 5-29 years.The burden is disproportionately borne by pedestrians, cyclists and motorcyclists, in particular those ...