Injuries are no accident

McDonald, Sheena
January 2009
British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing;Jan2009, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p50
Academic Journal
The author argues that preventable is a better term for head injuries in road crashes than accidental. She cites a report entitled "Make Roads Safe," by the Commission for Global Road Safety, which recommends some measures to reduce global road traffic deaths and injuries. She emphasizes the importance of road infrastructure to the Millennium Development Goals. She asserts that holding a United Nation (UN) conference on road safety in Moscow, Russia would serve as an opportunity to apply a resolution to use the language correctly.


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