Determinants of injuries in passenger vessel accidents
Yip, Tsz Leung
Talley, Wayne K.
MetadataShow full item record
This paper investigates determinants of crew and passenger injuries in passenger vessel accidents. Crew and passenger injury equations are estimated for ferry, ocean cruise, and river cruise vessel accidents, utilizing detailed data of individual vessel accidents that were investigated by the U.S. Coast Guard during the time period 2001-2008. The estimation results provide empirical evidence (for the first time in the literature) that crew injuries are determinants of passenger injuries in passenger vessel accidents.
Author Posting. © The Author(s), 2015. This is the author's version of the work. It is posted here by permission of [publisher] for personal use, not for redistribution. The definitive version was published in Accident Analysis & Prevention 82 (2015): 112-117, doi:10.1016/j.aap.2015.05.025.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Talley, Wayne K.; Jin, Di; Kite-Powell, Hauke L. (2007)This study investigates determinants of the property damage and injury severities of cruise vessel accidents. Detailed data of individual cruise vessel accidents for the 11-year time period 1991-2001 that were investigated ...
Jin, Di; Thunberg, Eric M. (2005-02-17)Commercial fishing is one of the least safe occupations. Fishing vessel accident probability and vessel trip probability for fishing areas off the northeastern United States were modeled using logit regression and daily ...
Jin, Di (2014-02-05)The study examines the determinants of fishing vessel accident severity in the Northeastern United States using vessel accident data from the U.S. Coast Guard for 2001-2008. Vessel damage and crew injury severity equations ...