Costs of large truck-involved crashes in the United States.

  title={Costs of large truck-involved crashes in the United States.},
  author={Eduard Zaloshnja and Ted R Miller},
  journal={Accident; analysis and prevention},
  volume={36 5},
This study provides the estimates of the costs of highway crashes involving large trucks by type of truck involved. These costs represent the present value of all costs over the victims' expected life span that result from a crash. They include medically related costs, emergency services costs, property damage costs, lost productivity, and the monetized value of the pain, suffering, and lost quality of life that a family experiences because of death or injury. Based on the latest data available… CONTINUE READING

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