Source: Accident Analysis & Prevention, 2017, online
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Date of publication: February 2017
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: This Australian study looks at the fall risk to pedestrians, given how beneficial and sustainable walking is as a mode of transport. Falling while walking may be a significant contributor to pedestrian injuries (the World Health Organisation has identified falls as the second-leading cause of unintentional injury death in older people) but little research has looked into this issue.
Length of publication: 1 page
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