Statistical analysis of motorcyclists' perceived accident risk

  • Published: Accident Analysis and Prevention, 27, 25-31, February 1995
  • Authors: Mannering, F., L., Grodsky, L., L.
  • Date Added: 12 Jan 2018
  • Last Update: 12 Jan 2018
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The objective of the study was to learn about motorcyclists’ perceived collision risk.


Survey of motorcyclists' perceived likelihood of being involved in an accident.

Key Findings:

In the view of motorcyclists the main risk factors were: exposure, regularly exceeding the speed limit, and passing vehicles on the shoulder or passing between lanes of traffic.