Trauma Monthly

Published by: Kowsar

Facilitators, Causes and Lesson learnt from Two Bus Incident in Tehran-Qom Highway: A Case Study in Iran

Babak Farzinnia 1 , 2 , Vahid Delshad 1 , Mohammad Farzinnia 3 and Hamidreza Khankeh 1 , 4 , *
Authors Information
1 Health in Emergency and Disaster Research Center, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, USWR,Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Environmental Health Engineering, Faculty of Health, Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, Iran
3 Excellence Unit, Owzan Co, Tehran, Iran
4 Department of Clinical Science and Education, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Article information
  • Trauma Monthly: November 2018, 23 (6); e63249
  • Published Online: July 23, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 9, 2017
  • Revised: January 15, 2018
  • Accepted: February 21, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/traumamon.63249

To Cite: Farzinnia B, Delshad V, Farzinnia M, Khankeh H. Facilitators, Causes and Lesson learnt from Two Bus Incident in Tehran-Qom Highway: A Case Study in Iran, Trauma Mon. 2018 ; 23(6):e63249. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.63249.

Abstract
Copyright © 2018, Author(s). This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
References
  • 1. World Health Organization. WHO global status report on road safety 2013: supporting a decade of action. World Health Organization; 2013.
  • 2. Organization ILM . Reports of Statistics deaths and injuries caused by traffic accidents in 1392. 2014. Available from: http://www.lmo.ir/index.aspx?siteid=1&pageid=2370.
  • 3. Zhaopei Z, Shanzhong Q, Yuetong X. A new type of human-made disaster from the frequent school bus accidents in China. Nat Hazards. 2013;67(2):975-7. doi: 10.1007/s11069-013-0569-2.
  • 4. Barua U, Tay R. Severity of urban transit bus crashes in Bangladesh. J Adv transport. 2010;44(1):34-41. doi: 10.1002/atr.104.
  • 5. Solah MS, Ariffin AH, Mohd Isa MH, Mohd Jawi Z, Paiman NF, Azhar H, et al. Assessment of bus interior design in Malaysia. Adv Eng Forum. 2013;10:367-72. doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/AEF.10.367.
  • 6. Doohan I, Saveman BI. Impact on life after a major bus crash--a qualitative study of survivors' experiences. Scand J Caring Sci. 2014;28(1):155-63. doi: 10.1111/scs.12040. [PubMed: 23527479].
  • 7. Found Guilty In Fatal Accident In Tehran-Qom`S Highway: A Report. Alef News site; 2013.
  • 8. Graneheim UH, Lundman B. Qualitative content analysis in nursing research: concepts, procedures and measures to achieve trustworthiness. Nurse Educ Today. 2004;24(2):105-12. doi: 10.1016/j.nedt.2003.10.001. [PubMed: 14769454].
  • 9. Hong C, Le T, Chae K, Jung S. Evidence collection from car black boxes using smartphones. Paper presented at: Proc. of Consumer Communications and Networking Conference. 2011. p. 836-7.
  • 10. Kaplan S, Prato CG. Risk factors associated with bus accident severity in the United States: a generalized ordered logit model. J Safety Res. 2012;43(3):171-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jsr.2012.05.003. [PubMed: 22974682].
  • 11. Cafiso S, Di Graziano A, Pappalardo G. Using the Delphi method to evaluate opinions of public transport managers on bus safety. Saf Sci. 2013;57:254-63. doi: 10.1016/j.ssci.2013.03.001.
  • 12. Olumide AO, Asuzu MC, Kale OO. Effect of First Aid Education on First Aid Knowledge and Skills of Commercial Drivers in South West Nigeria. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2015;30(6):579-85. doi: 10.1017/S1049023X15005282. [PubMed: 26507384].
  • 13. Khorasani-Zavareh D, Khankeh HR, Mohammadi R, Laflamme L, Bikmoradi A, Haglund BJ. Post-crash management of road traffic injury victims in Iran. Stakeholders' views on current barriers and potential facilitators. BMC Emerg Med. 2009;9:8. doi: 10.1186/1471-227X-9-8. [PubMed: 19435521]. [PubMed Central: PMC2692975].
  • 14. Viklund A, Bjornstig J, Larsson M, Bjornstig U. Car crash fatalities associated with fire in Sweden. Traffic Inj Prev. 2013;14(8):823-7. doi: 10.1080/15389588.2013.777956. [PubMed: 24073770].
  • 15. Sun GB, Yang FQ, Fang Q, Sun XP. Design and research on the safety control system of a bus. Adv Mat Res. 2014;1006-1007:670-8. doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.1006-1007.670.
  • 16. Alinia S, Khankeh H, Maddah SS, Negarandeh R. Barriers of Pre-Hospital Services in Road Traffic Injuries in Tehran: The Viewpoint of Service Providers. Int J Community Based Nurs Midwifery. 2015;3(4):272-82. [PubMed: 26448954]. [PubMed Central: PMC4591570].
  • 17. World Health Organization . Emergency Medical Services Systems in the European Union: Report of an assessment project co-ordinated by the World Health Organization. 2008.
  • 18. Berlin JM, Carlstrom ED. Why is collaboration minimised at the accident scene? Disaster Prev Manag. 2011;20(2):159-71. doi: 10.1108/09653561111126094.
  • 19. Doohan I, Saveman BI. Need for compassion in prehospital and emergency care: a qualitative study on bus crash survivors' experiences. Int Emerg Nurs. 2015;23(2):115-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ienj.2014.08.008. [PubMed: 25257225].
  • 20. Lyon RM, Sanders J. The Swiss bus accident on 13 March 2012: lessons for pre-hospital care. Crit Care. 2012;16(4):138. doi: 10.1186/cc11370. [PubMed: 22784360]. [PubMed Central: PMC3580681].
  • 21. Khorasani-Zavareh D, Mohammadi R, Khankeh HR, Laflamme L, Bikmoradi A, Haglund BJ. The requirements and challenges in preventing of road traffic injury in Iran. A qualitative study. BMC Public Health. 2009;9:486. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-9-486. [PubMed: 20030826]. [PubMed Central: PMC2811114].
  • 22. Tervo T, Raty E, Sulander P, Holopainen JM, Jaakkola T, Parkkari K. Sudden death at the wheel due to a disease attack. Traffic Inj Prev. 2013;14(2):138-44. doi: 10.1080/15389588.2012.695827. [PubMed: 23343022].
  • 23. Hatamabadi HR, Vafaee R, Haddadi M, Abdalvand A, Soori H. Necessity of an integrated road traffic injuries surveillance system: a community-based study. Traffic Inj Prev. 2011;12(4):358-62. doi: 10.1080/15389588.2011.566656. [PubMed: 21823944].

Featured Image:

Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments