Essays about: "Work related accidents"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 essays containing the words Work related accidents.

  1. 1. Evaluating the lifting capacity in a mobile crane simulation

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Simon Roysson; [2020]
    Keywords : Realism; Mobile Crane; Crane; Simulation; Unity; Artificial Neural Network; Function Approximation;

    Abstract : The work environment of a mobile crane is hazardous where accidents can cause serious injuries or death for workers and non-workers. Therefore, the risk for these accidents should be avoided when possible. One way to avoid the potential accidents is to use mobile crane simulations instead, which removes the risk. READ MORE

  2. 2. Development of a forecasting model of Indian road traffic scenario to predict road user share, injuries and fatalities

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statistik och maskininlärning

    Author : Mathew George; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : According to the global status report on road safety 2018 by the World Health Organization (WHO), road accidents cause 1.35 million deaths annually world-wide, making it the eight leading cause of death. Road fatalities are caused due to multiple factors including rash driving, unsafe roads and vehicle failures. READ MORE

  3. 3. Increased Safety on Cycling Paths by Improving Road Maintenance : A Concept to Report Faults and Provide Grades on Cycling Paths

    University essay from KTH/Hållbarhet och miljöteknik

    Author : Sara Vitmosse; [2018]
    Keywords : MCA; Cycling infrastructure; Operation and maintenance; Mobile application; reporting system;

    Abstract : Urbanisation is increasing and more sustainable transport modes are promoted, in both the sustainable development goals and the national goals. Sweden has developed a national cycling strategy, with the purpose to improve cycling infrastructure and make more people chose the bike. READ MORE

  4. 4. Traffic safety analysis for cyclists at roundabouts, a case study in Norrköping

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska högskolan

    Author : Shengjie Tang; [2018]
    Keywords : Cyclist Safety; Roundabout Designs; Geometric Elements; Safety Assessment; Safety Performance; Traffic Safety;

    Abstract : Cyclists as vulnerable road users are oftentimes unprotected with exposed human body, can fall easily and sustain serious injuries when encountered collisions, especially with motorists. At roundabouts, accident reduction rate for cyclists is rather uncertain or sometimes less favorable compared to other road users (e.g. motorists, pedestrians). READ MORE

  5. 5. Weather Station : Design of a portable & self-sufficient weather station for the Swedish Sea Rescue Society

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Max Näsström; [2018]
    Keywords : Weather station; Human centered design; Swedish sea rescue society; Rescue design; Participatory design; Industrial design engineering; product design; Väderstation; Human centered design; Svenska Sjöräddningssällskapet; Participatory design; Teknisk design; Produkt design;

    Abstract : The Swedish Sea Rescue Society (SSRS) is a non-profit organization that performs sea rescue operations around Sweden’s coast line and lakes. In their sea rescue work, they came up with an idea that could be used to prevent accidents that are caused by harsh weather. READ MORE