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Author Nurprasetio, Indonesiatius Pulung ♦ Jusuf, Annisa ♦ Prihutama, Arya
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Content type Text
Publisher ITB Journal Publisher, LPPM ITB
File Format HTM / HTML
Date Created 2018-01-11
Copyright Year ©2017
Language English
Subject Domain (in LCC) TA1-2040
Subject Keyword Statistical data ♦ Civil engineering ♦ Traffic accidents ♦ Vehicle safety ♦ Engineering ♦ Technology ♦ Macro data analysis ♦ Traffic fatalities
Abstract This paper presents a macro data analysis of Indonesian road accidents in the form of statistical data. Traffic accidents and their subsequent fatalities bring enormous social and economic consequences. A good understanding of the problem is expected to initiate major action toward the improvement of road and vehicle safety. One important milestone is the collection and analysis of road accident data. The results from this study portray the ‘tangled threads’ problem of traffic in Indonesia. The population number and number of vehicles have increased steadily, as has been accurately predicted by experts. Meanwhile, there is not enough infrastructure growth. Motorcycles are the main contributor to traffic accidents and fatalities due to their popularity as an effective vehicle to jump traffic jams. The ‘tangled threads’ need an extremely creative and comprehensive solution.
ISSN 23375779
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2017-04-01
e-ISSN 23375779
Journal Journal of Engineering and Technological Sciences
Volume Number 49
Issue Number 1
Page Count 12
Starting Page 132
Ending Page 143

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