China Cargo Ship Smashes Through Bridge Sending Vehicles Into River
A cargo ship slammed into a bridge in southern China on Thursday, sending several vehicles tumbling into a river. Five people died as of Thursday afternoon after the accident in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, state broadcaster China Central Television reported. Two vehicles, including a bus, fell…#guangzhou #guangdongprovince #globaltimes #subscribe #bloombergoriginals #bloombergquicktake #breakingnewson (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 22, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Boeing Executive Belatedly Departs After Alaska Airlines Accident, With Pressure on Those Remaining Still High
The official responsible for the plant that produced the ill-fated Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 MAX departs, raising questions about whether he'll be the last.#alaskaairlines #boeing #max (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 22, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Safety assessment of sand casting explosion accidents by testing cavity pressure of the sand mold to protect employee health - Xu Q, Zhu Y, Qi S, Xu K, Li B, Geng S.
In this study, the pressure variations in the cavity were first investigated based upon on-site testing by taking ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Fatigue in taxi drivers and its relationship with traffic accident history and experiences: a cross-sectional study in the north of Iran - Rad EH, Hosseinnia M, Mousavi N, Shekari A, Kouchakinejad-Eramsadati L, Khodadadi-Hassankiadeh N.
BACKGROUND: The monotonous nature of work, long driving duration, and working overload hours cause frequent fatigue in taxi drivers. A high prevalence of fatigue is associated with traffic accidents. However, the risk factors associated with taxi driver fa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Identification and analysis of accident black spots using geographic information system (GIS): a study on Kushtia-Jhenaidah national highway (N704), Bangladesh - Khatun MS, Hossain MA, Kabir MA, Rahman MA.
This study comprehensively analyzes accident trends, characteristics, causes, and consequ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

It ’s Never Too Late to Be a Style Influencer
“It’s Never Too Late” is a series that tells the stories of people who decide to pursue their dreams on their own terms. Lyn Slater will be the first to tell you her life has been a series of happy accidents and purposeful metamorphoses. “Because I’m constantly reinventing myself, my life is…#itsnevertoolate #lynslater #fordhamuniversity (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 21, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alabama high court rules that frozen embryos are people
The Alabama Supreme Court ruled that frozen embryos are essentially babies and should be protected. The case stemmed from a wrongful death suit by parents whose embryos were destroyed in an accident. Senior legal correspondent Laura Jarrett reports.#alabamasupremecourt #laurajarrett (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 21, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Amy Grant Says She Got an Accidental Facelift While Recovering From Bike Accident
Amy Grant is back on the road after a terrifying bike accident in July 2022 that left her with a brain injury, and the Christian pop star opened up to E! News about the recovery process and the surprising cosmetic benefit. “I don’t know if I’ll get back on a bike,” the singer admitted. “There are…#amygrant #christian (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Comparison of pediatric pelvic fractures and associated injuries caused by different types of road traffic accidents - Song BJ, Wang Q, Feng W, Zhu DJ, Zhang XJ.
PURPOSE: To explore the clinical characteristics of pediatric pelvic fracturs caused by traffic accidents and to analyze the accompanying injuries and complications. METHODS: A total of 222 cases involved traffic accidents was enrolled in this case... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Eye-tracking analysis of proposed signage design to prevent accidents caused by the abrupt appearance of dividers on Indian roads - Desai M, Chowdhury A.
The road transport system is expanding considerably in developing countries. Villages are connecting to major cities for business, education, health, and many other reasons because of road development and smooth transportation. There has been a rise in the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Deep learning-based vehicle type and color classification to support safe autonomous driving - Kim JB.
This technology can prevent accidents involving large vehicles, such as trucks or buses, by selecting an optimal driving lane for safe autonomous driving. This paper proposes a method for detecting forward-driving vehicles within road images obtained from ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Investigators are looking at the gearbox in deadly U.S. Air Force Osprey crash
The investigation into yet another deadly crash of a U.S. military Osprey aircraft in late November is looking at a possible mishap involving the aircraft’s propeller rotor gear box, U.S. officials familiar with the preliminary findings say. The accident, in which a U.S. Air Force V-22 Osprey…#usairforcev22osprey #navy #marines #airforce #marinecorps #pentagon #v22 #osprey #tomfarrier #marine (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

By accident, scientists found an underwater'megastructure' from the Stone Age
Scientists have found what they say could be one of the oldest Stone Age megastructures in Europe: a giant stone wall on the floor of the Baltic Sea. They ' ve dubbed it the " Blinkerwall. " (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - February 19, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Emergency collision avoidance method with moving obstacles based on piecewise polynomial - He W, Chen Y, Liu G, Wu Y, Liu Y.
As an important part of the advanced driver assistance system (ADAS), the active emergency collision avoidance system can effectively reduce the incidence of accidents. Previously, static obstacle avoidance has been realized by employing piecewise polynomi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

E-scooter accidents-epidemiology and injury patterns: 3-year results from a level 1 trauma center in Germany - Linhart C, J ägerhuber L, Ehrnthaller C, Schrempf J, Kußmaul AC, Neuerburg C, Böcker W, Lampert C.
INTRODUCTION: Since the introduction of e-scooters in Germany in 2019, they are becoming more and more popular and associated injuries have increased significantly. The aim of this study was to assess the injury patterns after e-scooter accidents. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news