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accident-prone

[′ak·sə‚dent ‚prōn]
(medicine)
Predisposed to sustain more accidents than others exposed to the same hazard.
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Meanwhile, Pintang identified some of the thoroughfares in Quezon City as accident prone as Regalado cor.
I'm just a bit accident prone and clumsy and am always breaking things, especially vacuum cleaners, but no-one seems to mind
The injuries instead suggest they were aggressive toward ech other or accident prone -- or perhaps both.
Although Government statistics suggest older drivers are not more accident prone, Sir Stirling (pictured) said: "I do think older drivers should be re-evaluated because there are many things one has to keep up with.
Only 35 per cent say they can't function properly, 20 per cent are more accident prone, clumsy or forgetful and just 17 per cent say lack of sleep leaves them feeling despairing.
Golf writer Norman Dabell is a good, if accident prone friend.
Men are more accident prone than women, with 24% admitting DIY injuries during the past six months, compared with 20% of women.
Men were more accident prone than women, with 24 per cent admitting DIY injuries during the past six months, compared with 20 per cent of women.
Hoon is accident prone, but he is not the brutal creature some of his pursuers want us to believe Tory peer Lord Deedes.
STEER clear of drivers in pink cars - they're the most accident prone on the road, say insurers.
It's a cheap stock but they seem to be somewhat accident prone.
Not surprisingly, narcoleptics are also accident prone, with about 10 times the rate of auto accidents as the general population.

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