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DeepFrz 28-07-2007 13:33

Safety Statistics
 
Some interesting statistics.

ACCIDENT ACCIDENT NUMBER OF NUMBER OF
RANK TYPE ACCIDENTS FATALITIES
1 COLLISION WITH VESSEL 1,378 79
2 FALLS OVERBOARD 498 213
3 COLLISION WITH FIXED OBJECT 497 41
4 SKIER MISHAP 464 10
5 CAPSIZING 442 199

There is much more here:

Accident Statistics

I'm not sure how to format this stuff, the editor removes extra spaces.

knottybuoyz 28-07-2007 13:40

"Chlorinating the Gene Pool"

Darwin was right! The Darwin Awards

Pura Vida 28-07-2007 14:22

All in all it looks like we're getting safer.
pv

To paraphrase a my old social research prof "statistics don't lie, but there sure are a lot of people who misapply them."


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