Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Making the case for 20's Plenty

Half the pedestrian accidents in Laguna occur on Pacific Coast Highway, here's the case for lowering the speed limit on that freeway.
Pedestrians have a 90% chance of surviving car crashes at 18 mph or below, but less than a 50% chance of surviving impacts at 28 mph or above.
World Health Organization, World Report on road traffic injury prevention, 2004.

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