This report comprises quantitative analyses of the 1988 FORS Fatality File and reviews of original documentation to provide descriptions of the role of the following causal variables in fatal crashes: fatigue, speeding, alcohol (>.05 and less than .15, >.15), young (17-20 and 21-25) and elderly roadusers (>65). The 1988 Fatality File, contains details of each of the 2560 fatal crashes, resulting in 2875 fatalities that occurred in Australia in that year.
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Type: Research and Analysis Report
Sub Type: Consultant Report
Author(s): N. Haworth and G. Rechnitzer
Topics: Crash data, Fatality
Publication Date: 01/02/93