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Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Do Speed Really Kill?

1. I have been thinking for quite some time now whether does speed really can kill? From what I have learned so far at Birmingham Automotive Safety Centre (BASC), even it is a bit sensitive, SPEED DON'T KILL in the road accident. The real killer is THE SUDDEN STOP. Human cannot tolerate such huge negative G-force during the accident and thus, be a cause of injury and death for many cases.

2. Below is the infographic that show how with increasing speed, the number of accident is decreasing...for now only in the United States...

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Source: Auto Insurance

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