causes of accidents

Drunken driving top road killer: Report

July 31st, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Drunken driving is one of the main causes of fatal road accidents in India, according to an official report released Tuesday identifying over-speeding and overloading ... Read more...

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Being tired behind the wheel as dangerous as being drunk: Study

January 20th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): A new study has claimed that driving for more than three hours without a break at night is the equivalent of being drunk behind the wheel.To assess the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New device, application tells drivers when they are too tired to drive

August 6th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 06 (ANI): A new device and phone application will let drivers know when they're too tired to drive.The Queensland invention that gauges driver fatigue will soon be available as a ... Read more...

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21 killed in Afghan bus accident

July 26th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 26 (DPA) At least 21 passengers were killed and 26 injured when a bus veered off the road in southern Afghanistan Monday, officials said. The accident happened in the southern province ... Read more...

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Six killed in Nepal bus accident, Monday’s toll 25

May 20th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
Kathmandu, May 20 (IANS) Six people, mostly women and children, were killed Tuesday when their bus skidded off the road and fell almost 50 ft below in western Nepal, a day after ... Read more...

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Nine killed in road accident in western Nepal

March 12th, 2008 - 3:56 pm ICT by admin
DPA Kathmandu, March 12 (DPA) Nine people were killed when a tractor plunged off a mountain road in a remote part of western Nepal, the police and media said Wednesday. The tractor was ... Read more...

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