Cars, Kids, & Death
> An Orange County study in the 1990s found that toddlers were more likely to be injured or killed in > vehicular accidents occurring off-road than from crashes on the road. > > "Young children are at greater risk in private driveways and parking lots than as occupants of motor > vehicles," said Diane Winn, associate director of the Pediatric Injury Prevention Research Group at > UC Irvine and a coauthor of the study.And a link:
> "We really need the American public to understand that their vehicles are really 4,000-pound > weapons," Fennell said.
"Hope cannot be said to exist, nor can it be said not to exist. It is
just like the roads across the earth. For actually there were no roads
to begin with, but when many people pass one way a road is made."