Motorcycle fatalities in Sweden.

  title={Motorcycle fatalities in Sweden.},
  author={Ulf Bj{\"o}rnstig and P O Bylund and T Lekander and Bengt Brorsson},
  journal={Acta chirurgica Scandinavica},
  volume={151 7},
An analysis has been made of 129 motorcycle fatalities, 119 men and 10 women, who were killed in 125 accidents during 1979-1981. Sixty-seven of the 125 drivers were teenagers. Twenty-seven drivers had no licence. Ninety-nine riders were killed on sections of roads with a speed limit of 70 km/h or less. More than half of the decreased died in collisions with other vehicles. Eight lost their lives in accidents where an animal, in seven cases a moose, was involved, and six people died in wobbling… CONTINUE READING

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