Overall the fatalities
from violence are increasingly on the side of the militants and insurgents.
Pedestrian bridges constructed on five main roads are Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road, Umm Suqeim Road, Al Rebat Road, Al Asayel Road and First Al Khail Road have recorded zero fatality following the installation of footbridges in 2013 and 2014, compared to seven fatalities
on those roads before the installation of pedestrian bridges, whereas the number of pedestrian-related accidents on the same roads dropped from 19 to 9," he said.
The fatality rate in Alaska's commercial fishing industry has significantly decreased since the 1990s, according to the report "Workplace Deaths in Alaska: Long Term Decline in Fatalities
Continues" in the December 2013 issue of Alaska Economic Trends published by the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development Research and Analysis Section.
Transportation accidents, accounting for 213 deaths, caused the most workplace fatalities
in Texas, followed by contact with objects and equipment, 76; falls, slips and trips, 73; violence by persons or animals, 66; fires and explosions, 32; and exposure to harmful substances or environments, 31.
After adjusting to the size of the population, the rate of road fatalities
in Saudi Arabia equals six times Japan's rate, five times Germany's rate and eight times the UK rate.
The conventional wisdom that alcoholic beverages with higher ethanol content are more dangerous in terms of traffic fatalities
is not obvious in our simulation results," Rickard added.
The decline in traffic fatalities
is due to safer cars, enforcement, safer roads, educational programs and the economy, according to the Office of Traffic Safety.
The researchers found that traffic fatalities
increased significantly after close games, and that games which were rated as nail-biters were far more likely to result in traffic fatalities
Roads such as Dubai Bypass Road, Shaikh Zayed Road and Emirates Road had the highest number of fatalities
, so intensifying our patrol presence on those roads will help decrease the numbers especially during the month of February, which is considered the most dangerous," said Major General Mohammad Saif Al Zafein, Director of the General Traffic Department at Dubai Police.
Relatively few claims are actually associated with highway fatalities
, and of greater impact on insurer losses are the number of crash injuries, he said.
Additionally, a key indicator of effectiveness at the national level--the number of traffic fatalities
annually--has remained essentially constant over the last 10 years, although traffic fatalities
per vehicle mile traveled have declined by about 14 percent.
MOTORCYCLE PMV FATALITIES
Fatal Numbers Fatal Rate 98 12 99 15 00 13 01 11 02 15 03 23 04 25 05 21 06 27 07 18 08 7 08 3 1 Motorcycle Fatalities
during this reporting period 26 Jan-01 Feb 28 Jan 08 28 Jan 07 CLASS A FATALITIES
/FATALITY RATE FY COMPARISON: 7 / 5.