May 1999 thru April 2000
The following graphs are one year's total of accidents.
I have not done a thorough research on buggy accidents, only a very
general type research. I have gathered information on buggy accidents from the
newspapers, television and radio reports, so please don't take this figures as
substantiated facts. They are for information purposes only.
CHARTS INCLUDE COMBINED TOTALS FOR THE MONTHS LISTED
|Total buggy accidents by month (U.S. and Canada)|
|This graph is a total count by area of all accidents types (U.S. states and Canada) .|
|People injured are mostly Amish.
Killed Non-Amish - was a motorcyclist
Killed Amish - buggy was hit by a high speed car
|Chart shows a total (U.S. states
and Canada) of all causes of accidents.
See category explanations below
Listed categories were, in my opinion, the cause of the accident. Following is a clarification of some of the categories.
Truck is semi, cement, etc.
Equipment category is farming equipment or road working equipment.
Buggy means one buggy hit another buggy or a buggy hit a car.
Human Error/Other means not being able to keep horse under control. For example: horse turned into wrong road. turned to quickly, etc.
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