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Study: Media distortion affects perceptions of transit safety

Study: Media distortion affects perceptions of transit safety

| January 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Public transit disasters may make for splashier headlines than car crashes, but in reality riding public transit is much safer than traveling by car — and the implications for community safety are enormous. A study¬†from Todd Litman at the Victoria Transport Policy Institute¬†reveals just how safe, and the estimates are startling: Bus riders are 60 […]

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