motor vehicle accident

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The unintended collision of one motor vehicle with another, a stationary object, or person, resulting in injuries, death and/or loss of property. MVAs kill 45,000/year—US; 60% are < age 35 and account for 500,000 hospitalizations and most of the 20,000 annual spinal cord injuries, at a cost of $75 billion/year. Motor vehicle accidents are also known as road traffic accidents

motor vehicle accident

Public health A morbid condition that kills 45,000/yr–US; 60% are < age 35; MVAs account for 500,000 hospitalizations and most 20,000 spinal cord injuries, at a cost of $75 billion/yr
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Injury pattern among non-fatal road traffic accident cases: a cross-sectional study in central India.
Personal injury: 1 claimant Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP Birmingham Irwin Mitchell Birmingham Lanyon Bowdler Shrewsbury, Telford, Hereford 2 FBC Manby Bowdler LLP Willenhall, Wolverhampton Higgs & Sons Brierley Hill Slater and Gordon Birmingham 3 Knights Professional Services Limited Newcastle under Lyme Shakespeare Martineau LLP Birmingham Sydney Mitchell LLP Birmingham Thompsons Solicitors LLP Birmingham 4 Ansons Solicitors Ltd Cannock, Lichfield Clarke Willmott LLP Birmingham DBS Law Limited Birmingham Martin-Kaye LLP Solicitors Telford Shoosmiths LLP Birmingham W H Law Dudley ANTHONY Collins Solicitors LLP's team is led by Rankeshwar Batta and specialises in claims involving road traffic accidents and industrial injuries.
Conclusion: Road traffic accidents are the most common cause of diaphyseal humeral shaft fractures in males between 31-40 years of age.
Results: There were a total of 452192 road traffic accidents with 252246 victims in the one-year period.
Table 1: Age and sex distribution of road traffic accident cases Age group (years) Male No.
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