Traffic Accident Literature Review

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Abstract: Road traffic accidents are a major public health concern, resulting in an estimated 1.2 million deaths and 50 million injuries worldwide each year. In the developing world, Traffic Accidents are among the leading cause of death and injury; India in particular experiences the highest rate of such accidents. According to Transport Research Wing, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, road accidents in India, 2011. New Delhi: Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Government of India; 2012, Between 1970 and 2011, the number of accidents increased 4.4 times accompanied with 9.8 times increase in fatalities and 7.3 times increase in the number of persons injured. Thus, methods to reduce accident severity are of great interest to…show more content…
As a result, strategies to increase research itself must develop alongside steps to stimulate policymakers and practitioners to demand and use research evidence. Strengthening and undertaking research on the public health burden and impact, understanding the risk factors, characteristics of trauma, and is the need of the hour. Hence this proposed study aims to make an humble attempt in improving the existing data crisis in traffic accident data recording and storage…show more content…
It was published on neoplasm there were 280 articles published per million populations, whereas, for road traffic injuries, the rate was four-fold articles per million populations. India, the second-most populous country in the world, contributed only 0.7% articles on road traffic injuries and had less than one article on road traffic injuries per 1,000 road traffic-related deaths. The percentage of change in articles on road traffic injuries for the period 2004-2007 in comparison to period 2001-2004 was +118for India.

Despite the predominant attention on analysis, data selection, mining and processing which have a substantial influence on ultimate success is not robustly available in our country , especially when it comes to traffic accident data its even more meager.. Not much literature is available regarding mobile based applications in gathering and storing road traffic accident data. This proposed is unique and have not been attempted in the past. Hence in this particular research the different stages in the data mining process and guidelines to circumvent them are discussed.


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