This study intends to provide insight into pedestrian accidents by uncovering their patterns in order to design preventive measures and to allocate resources for ident... Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • The high share of pedestrian fatalities in Israel provided the impetus for this study which looked for infrastructure solutions to improve pedestrian safety. First, a detailed analysis of pedestrian accidents in 2006–2007, with an emphasis on the infrastructure characteristics involved, was performed; it found that 75% of the fatalities and 95% of the injuries occurred in urban areas, the majority...

publication date

  • January 1, 2012