In-depth analysis of scenarios and injuries in crashes between cyclists and commercial vehicles in Germany

A. Ron Schindler, B. Hanna JeppssonNews room

  • In-depth analysis of crashes between cyclists and commercial vehicles based on GIDAS
  • Most common crash scenarios are crossing and turning-off crashes
  • More than 80% of crashes happen at speeds below 30 km/h
  • Impact on the commercial vehicle is mostly to the front or right side
  • MAIS3+ injuries mainly to head, thorax and upper extremities account for 7% to 15% of injuries

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