Epidemiology of road traffic accidents in Hyderabad, India
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Published by The Institute of Health Systems in Hyderabad .
Written in English

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StatementC.K. George, Dhanraj, K. Satish.
The Physical Object
Pagination114 p.
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23726602M
LC Control Number2009310141

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In India, nea get killed and , are injured every year in about , accidents on road network of j00, km. 45 Between . National data of road traffic accidents Sources 'Road Accidents in India' is an annual publication of the Transport Research Wing of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Government of India. The Transport Research Wing is the nodal agency for providing information data on various facets of roads and road transport. Traffic Analysis and Road Accidents: A Case Study of Hyderabad using GIS View the table of contents for this issue, or go to the journal homepage .   An estimated 82 people died and were injured in road traffic crashes (RTC) in India in 1 The numbers of deaths from road traffic injuries (RTI) were the second highest in the South East Asia Region of the World Health Organization in , and these deaths were mainly accounted for by India. 2 Despite this significant burden.

  Objective: To describe patterns of road traffic injuries (RTI) in a vulnerable population—pedestrians and users of motorized two-wheeled vehicles (MTVs)—in Hyderabad, India. Methods: pedestrians and MTV drivers provided information on the most recent road traffic crash (RTC) irrespective of the level of injury in the last one year for 17 and 17 Cited by: Analysis of road accident scenario at city level The burden of road traffic accidents in India is marginally lower in its metropolitan cities (million plus cities). On an average, fatality risk in metropolitan cities is fatalities per , people, which is slightly lower than all India average of fatalities per , by: The researchers found out that %of road accidents in Hyderabad involve two-wheeler riders. The mortality rate is as high as %. They studied as many as 5, road acci dent victims.   Five months since new Motor Vehicles Act, road accidents come down by 10% 16 Mar, , PM IST Since the passage of the amended Motor Vehicles Act five months ago, the cases of road accidents have reduced by ten percent in India as informed by Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari.

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