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photo:safety [2019/06/22 04:15]
gary1 [Introduction]
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gary1 [Road trauma]
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     * many roads have steep ditches - it is easy to roll your car over the edge if you get too close!     * many roads have steep ditches - it is easy to roll your car over the edge if you get too close!
   *NB. rental car hire insurance does NOT usually cover you for driving at night outside urban areas, nor for reckless driving   *NB. rental car hire insurance does NOT usually cover you for driving at night outside urban areas, nor for reckless driving
-  *in 2019, a 36 yr old storm chase photographer hit a deer on a highway leaving his car immobilised on the highway so he sought safety by going into the roadside ditch to await help, unfortunately a car swirved to miss his car, ended up in the ditch and killed him.+  *in 2019, a 36 yr old well known storm chase photographer hit a deer on a highway leaving his car immobilised on the highway so he sought safety by going into the roadside ditch to await help, unfortunately a car swirved to miss his car, ended up in the ditch and killed him.
   *in Australia, kangaroos account for 90% of car impacts with animals, swirving to avoid the animal can result in a more serious accident by hitting a tree or on-coming car at speed or having the car roll over.   *in Australia, kangaroos account for 90% of car impacts with animals, swirving to avoid the animal can result in a more serious accident by hitting a tree or on-coming car at speed or having the car roll over.
 =====Human attacks===== =====Human attacks=====
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