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I think we should should show more compassion to the guy that got in the accident.
Scissors, do you have a like to the stuff you are shoveling? You have a lot of statistics, none of which conform to the Hurt report, as I understand it. If there is important new information to be had, I'd like to get it from the source.
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The Hurt report was put together in the late 1970s. Since then motorcycles, traffic, and especially helmets and gear have all changed. Which is why the median pre-fatal-impact speed is now something like 55 MPH instead of ~35 MPH as it was in the Hurt Report.
I listed some of the sources (CODES 2003-2005 and NOPUS). Much of it comes from the DOT report "Motorcycle Helmet Use and Head and Facial Injuries - Crash Outcomes in CODES-Linked Data", which came out in October of 2009.
Keep in mind reading through the report that some of the informatin takes into account all recorded wrecks over the studied timeframe, and other portions refer only to those who died or were admitted to the hospital (which by definition ignores those who were not injured enough to die or go to the hospital).
The rest is calculated out from these sources.
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The Predator (11-21-2012)
|This story is why I said wearing helmets should be the law. Fuck ruining other people's lives just because you're "uncomfortable" and/or because you want to practice your individual "free rights"|
|Just what a guy wants to know: that she spent ten years fucking every bad boy that gave her a moist-on and now she's "settling for him." Gee honey, thanks for letting me know how special I am to you.|
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Found this on here a few day's ago, I didnt even know I was on here, just thought i'd tell what happened, didnt know I was going to a spelling bee, 2 the guy that got 2 many swirrly's as a young lad. n2 the nig, this douche is 6'6 champ cauge fighter, n will snap ur neck!~
This story is why I said banning motorcycles should be the law. Fuck ruining other people's lives just because you're "having fun" and/or because you want to practice your individual "free rights"
I'd b dead if i wore a helmet n the wreck b4 this 1, a 74yr old lady ran a red light n t-boned me, cn a blue streak out the corner of my eye n hitting the break at the last min, just getting a cuncushion n a broken thumb, n 20 grand$$, if i would of went 2 inc farther her bumper would of crushed my leg, n my head would of slammed n2 her hood, killing me instantly, with a helmet i never would of saw her
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