Accidents

Some articles on accident, accidents:

Safe Speed - Criticism
... for long-term trends, and which confirm the correlation between speed cameras and accident reduction ... have examined the relationship between speed and accidents and suggest a strong association ... of traffic on a given type of road, the more accidents there are ...
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 ... statistics (based on all shoe factories) suggesting that the rate is 7.4 accidents per million ... a credibility, Z, of 30%, she would estimate the rate for the factory as 30%(3.1) + 70%(7.4) = 6.1 accidents per million ...
Mass Transit Incident
... Accidents and incidents in aviation Railway accidents List of road accidents Shipwrecks ...
SECR C Class - Operational Use - Accidents
... The 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 ...
Haunting - India
... Singha Sevra The Lambi Dehar Mines, Mussoorie Many unexplained accidents are associated with this place ... is the site of several 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:

    We are the men of intrinsic value, who can strike our fortunes out of ourselves, whose worth is independent of accidents in life, or revolutions in government: we have heads to get money, and hearts to spend it.
    George Farquhar (1678–1707)

    Depression moods lead, almost invariably, to accidents. But, when they occur, our mood changes again, since the accident shows we can draw the world in our wake, and that we still retain some degree of power even when our spirits are low. A series of accidents creates a positively light-hearted state, out of consideration for this strange power.
    Jean Baudrillard (b. 1929)