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Losing Weight to Save Lives: A Review of the Role of Automobile Weight and Size in Traffic Fatalities

January 1, 2001
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Examines the role of vehicle weight in the changing nature and frequency of fatalities in traffic accidents, a crucial issue in fuel economy policy debates. Discusses safety implications of the growth in sport utility vehicle mass and size on the number of fatalities.

Research Report

Losing Weight to Save Lives: A Review of the Role of Automobile Weight and Size in Traffic Fatalities

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