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Accession Number PB2013-108934
Title Prioritized Recommendations of the National Agenda for Motorcycle Safety. Final Report.
Publication Date Jun 2013
Media Count 154p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The National Agenda for Motorcycle Safety (NAMS) is a comprehensive plan to improve United States motorcycle safety in the 21st century. The NAMS was developed by a technical working group of experts representing all constituencies involved in motorcycle safety, led by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF), and published in November 2000 (NHTSA, 2000). The 82 individual NAMS recommendations address the full range of topics and strategies relevant to motorcycle safety: human, vehicle, environmental, and social factors to prevent crashes, reduce injuries in crashes, and care for people injured in crashes. The technical working group prioritized the 82 recommendations into three groups: urgent (4 recommendations), essential (56), and necessary (22).
Keywords Accident prevention
Motor vehicle accidents
National Agenda for Motorcycle Safety(NAMS)
Social factors
Transportation safety

Source Agency Highway Traffic Safety
NTIS Subject Category 85D - Transportation Safety
85H - Road Transportation
91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
43G - Transportation
Corporate Author National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1321
Contract Number N/A

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