Accidents

Some articles on accidents, accident:

SECR C Class - Operational Use - Accidents
... fireman of this train was killed in the accident ... Although the main cause of the accident was the driver of the Margate train failing to obey signals, the signalman at Tonbridge East signal box was also censured for failure to give the driver ...
Mass Transit Incident
... Accidents and incidents in aviation Railway accidents List of road accidents Shipwrecks ...
Credibility Theory - Actuarial Credibility
... For example, an actuary has an accident and payroll historical data for a shoe factory that suggest that the accident rate is 3.1 accidents per million dollars of payroll ... all shoe factories) suggesting that the rate is 7.4 accidents per million ... Z, of 30%, she would estimate the rate for the factory as 30%(3.1) + 70%(7.4) = 6.1 accidents per million ...
Safe Speed - Criticism
... do allow for long-term trends, and which confirm the correlation between speed cameras and accident reduction. 421 and 511) have examined the relationship between speed and accidents and suggest a strong association ... speed of traffic on a given type of road, the more accidents there are ...
Haunting - India
... Dehar Mines, Mussoorie Many unexplained accidents are associated with this place ... freakish suicides or a gruesome pattern of deaths and accidents ... There have been at least twenty cases of fatal accidents and suicides since the building was construction in 1976 ...

Famous quotes containing the word accidents:

    The day-laborer is reckoned as standing at the foot of the social scale, yet he is saturated with the laws of the world. His measures are the hours; morning and night, solstice and equinox, geometry, astronomy, and all the lovely accidents of nature play through his mind.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Some accidents there are in life that a little folly is necessary to help us out of.
    François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613–1680)