WASHINGTON, Nov 18 (Reuters) - Many fatalities that occur when vehicles strike animals, like deer and moose, can be prevented if motorists buckle-up and those on motorcycles wear helmets, an insurance group said on Thursday. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety examined 147 police reports on vehicle-animal collisions and found that in fatal crashes in nine states, 60 percent of victims were not wearing seat belts. In fatal motorcycle crashes, 65 percent of victims were not wearing ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Deaths in vehicle-animal collisions preventable" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.