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fatal accident

[¦fād·əl ′ak·sə·dənt]
(mining engineering)
A coal mine accident in which less than five persons are killed and property damage is slight; excludes ignitions and mine fires.
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A fatal accident inquiry into the Glasgow bin lorry crash began eight months after the tragedy, in which six people were killed.
Khalaf convened an emergency meeting with senior ministry officials and engineers in the aftermath of the fatal accident.
Police were looking for the car before the fatal accident as a result of a call from a concerned citizen in the area of Kelley Square, who said an Audi, with its door open, had jumped a curb and struck a parking meter.
To be fair and to compare Cirrus against the airplane that is often mistaken for Cirrus, I compared Cirrus numbers against the Columbia/Cessna 350 and 400 (LC42 and LC41, respectively) and came up with a total of 674 registered airplanes and only five fatal accidents.
Fatal accidents involving passenger deaths on scheduled flights increased in 2010 to 19, from 10 in 2009, while passenger fatalities rose 19% from 609 in 2009 to 726 in 2010.
Based on the test, for motorcycle fatal accident analysis, there are three accident factors excluded from the model development stage, those are (marked with star in Table 2); 'accident type-with fixed object', 'vehicle type at fault-heavy vehicle', and 'accident location-junction'.
According to figures released by the Traffic Department, Bahrain reported 159 cases of fatal accidents caused by Saudi drivers in 2007.
Having spent 30 years with the police dealing with fatal accidents and criminal investigations, I just don't know what they were doing.
The industry ministry said Thursday it has launched an investigation into two fatal accidents in Japan involving electric scooters made by Suzuki Motor Corp.
Fines for fatal accidents at work average just 1/700th of company turnover, according to new research by human rights group the Centre for Corporate Accountability.
A RUGBY shop manager has paid tribute to a regular customer who was involved in a fatal accident just moments after leaving the store.