Prevalence and factors associated with road traffic crash among taxi drivers in Hanoi, Vietnam.

@article{La2013PrevalenceAF,
  title={Prevalence and factors associated with road traffic crash among taxi drivers in Hanoi, Vietnam.},
  author={Quang Ngoc La and Andy H. Lee and Lynn B. Meuleners and Dat van Duong},
  journal={Accident; analysis and prevention},
  year={2013},
  volume={50},
  pages={451-5}
}
Injury due to road traffic crash is a major cause of ill health and premature deaths in developing countries. Taxis provide a main mode of public transport in Vietnam but there has been little research on the risk of crash for taxi drivers. This retrospective study collected information on taxi crashes for the period 2006-2009 by interviewing drivers from five taxi companies in Hanoi, Vietnam, using a structured questionnaire. Of the total 1214 participants recruited, 276 drivers reported at… CONTINUE READING