Discretionary lane-change decision and control via parameterized soft actor-critic for hybrid action space - Lin Y, Liu X, Zheng Z.
This study focuses on a crucial task in the field of autonomous driving, autonomous lane change. Autonomous lane change plays a pivotal role in improving traffic flow, alleviating driver burden, and reducing the risk of traffic accidents. However, due to t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 16, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Aviation risk prediction based on Prophet-LSTM hybrid algorithm - Su S, Sun Y, Zeng Y, Peng C.
PURPOSE The use of aviation incident data to carry out aviation risk prediction is of great significance for improving the initiative of accident prevention and reducing the occurrence of accidents. Because of the nonlinearity and periodicity of incident d... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 16, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

An AI-driven system for  identifying dangerous driving vehicles - Tanaka H, Shimomura K, Tanaka N, Ikeda M, Barolli L, Barolli L.
As the world faces aging population, traffic accidents caused by elderly drivers have become a social issue. The decline in driving skills and judgment can lead to deviation of vehicles from their lanes while they are in motion resulting in accidents. In t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 16, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Reducing airline accident risk and saving lives: financial health, corporate governance, and aviation safety - Khadivar H, Murphy M, Walker T.
This study investigates the impact of financial health and corporate governance on aviation safety, aiming to fill a critical gap in existing research. The purpose of this study is to identify how these factors influence the safety records of airli... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 16, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Pattern and distribution of injuries associated with road traffic accident in Haldwani (Nainital) - an autopsy based study - Hatwal* P, Devassy S, Bhaisora CP.
This study is focussed to find out the p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 16, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Study on dynamic damage of crash barrier under impact load of high-speed train - Qian K, Wang G, Ma H, Zeng H.
The derailment of a high-speed train in a tunnel will cause a very serious accident, but there are few research articles on anti-collision facilities in tunnels. In order to promote the sustainable development of high-speed trains and reduce the severity o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 16, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Safe hybrid-action reinforcement learning-based decision and control for discretionary lane change - Xu R, Xu J, Liu X, Lin Y.
Autonomous lane-change, a key feature of advanced driver-assistance systems, can enhance traffic efficiency and reduce the incidence of accidents. However, safe driving of autonomous vehicles remains challenging in complex environments. How to perform safe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 16, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

The effect of global warming and climate changes on aircraft accidents between 2010-2022 - Akay T, Tarhan C.
PURPOSE One of the sectors most affected by the variable weather events caused by climate change and global warming is the aviation sector. Especially in aircraft accidents, weather events increasing with climate change and global warming are effective. Th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 16, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Man, 27, fractures his penis in two places and hears horrifying 'snap' after rolling on his erect member while sleeping
Sharing eye-watering details of the freak accident in a medical journal, doctors in Tunisia said the 27-year-old waited 36 hours before seeking medical attention. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 15, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Death by accident: the curse of mobility [editorial] - Mautner D.
While I was driving home from sports practice on a sunny Saturday afternoon recently--the first time as a newly minted, proud owner of a driver's licence--the radio news grabbed my attention: "Horrific car crash kills teen driver and leaves five teenagers ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Association between continuity of care and attendance of post-discharge follow-up after psychiatric emergency presentation - Wong BHC, Chu P, Calaminus P, Lavelle C, Refaat R, Ougrin D.
The number of accident and emergency (A&E) hospital attendances by young people aged 18 or under with a recorded diagnosis of a psychiatric condition more than tripled between 2010 and 2022. After discharge from the hospital, attendance at follow-up appoin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The effectiveness of web-based training for parents on post-traumatic stress disorder in children - Omidvar Eshkalak Z, Parvizy S, Seyedfatemi N, Haghani H, Nazari H.
INTRODUCTION: Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after an injury such as accidents is common in children and can affect their overall physical and mental functioning and quality of life. Early intervention can have significant health benefits for childr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Manhattan Vision Screening and Follow-up Study (NYC-SIGHT): a nested cross-sectional assessment of falls risk within a cluster randomised trial - Hark LA, Wang Y, Gorroochurn P, Simon PR, Maruri SC, Henriquez DR, Diamond DF, Horowitz JD, Park L, Wang Q, Auran JD, Carrion J, Friedman DS, Liebmann JL, Cioffi GA, Harizman N.
BACKGROUND: To investigate the feasibility of using the Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths and Injuries (STEADI) Falls Risk Tool Kit during community-based eye health screenings to assess falls risk of participants enrolled in the Manhattan Vision Screenin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Does blame always shift? A critical commentary - Khanna V.
The manuscript is a critical commentary on the article 'Does blame always shift? Examining the impact of workplace safety communication language on post-accident blame attributions for multiple entities'. In this commentary, I find that the reasoning provi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Space-time analysis of accident frequency and the role of built environment in mitigation - Soltani A, Roohani Qadikolaei M.
The focus of this paper is to analyze the trends and locations of accidents in the Greater Melbourne Area (GMA) during a 15-year period (2006-2020). The places where accidents were most prevalent were discovered and the reasons which are contributing to th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news