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accident rates

accidents are common in sport, particularly in contact sports, and result in a significant workload for hospital A&E departments. Currently there are 20 million sports injuries in the UK each year, 50% of them football related, at an estimated cost in treatment and lost productivity of £1 billion.
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A decline in accident frequency due to safer vehicles and the adoption of autonomous vehicles could shrink the U.
Sauerland, citing declining accident frequency, offset by rising severity of claims and slight fleet growth, said: "We fully expect to see real modest growth over the longer term in what is approaching a $200 billion marketplace.
Mr Davies' efforts were part of 62 million hours of work, with an accident frequency rate of 0.
In response, SCA has made a number of specific targets including tripling production of biofuels from SCA forests by 2020, increasing wind power production, setting aside at least 5% of SCA's productive forestland from forestry in the ecological landscape plans and a further 5% for nature conservation, decreasing accident frequency rate and delivering better, safer and more environmentally sound solutions to customers through sustainable innovation.
Insurance claim frequency is examined in addition to loss costs because some of the incentive distortions hypothesized to be created by rate regulation should affect loss costs largely by affecting automobile accident frequency.
Produce World has invested in the Credit 360 System, so anyone can access performance measures across its business units on C02 emissions, water and energy usage, accident frequency and employee turnover.
Accident frequency: the accident frequency is calculated by multiplying the accident probability by the (forecasted) number of flights (IFR) for the evaluation period.
The approach is working, he says, since 2009 marked the lowest accident frequency the company has seen in its 65-year existence, at a time where it saw some of the highest production numbers.
The analysis of time series has shown the absence of a seasonal component of accident frequency and autocorrelation has been discovered within the limits of the level of white noise in all lags (Fig.
RTA has also appointed a consultant to carry out audits on the existing Dubai roads with a view to improving any engineering loophole, if any, and introducing speed limiters measures on roads with high traffic accident frequency.
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