Alternative wheelers : summary

Source:
Road Safety Observatory
Publisher:
Road Safety Observatory
Publication date:
11 December 2017

Abstract

'Alternative wheelers’ are defined for the purpose of this synthesis as any vehicle type not covered by the other road safety research syntheses in the Observatory. ‘Other vehicles’ include various motor and non-motor vehicle types inducing emergency vehicles, such as ambulances and fire engines, quadbikes and refuse collection vehicles. In terms of road casualty statistics, Road Traffic Incidents (RTIs) involving alternative wheelers may fall into a number of different vehicle categories including pedal cycles, motorcycles, cars and other vehicles or agricultural vehicles.