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Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 824360, 7 pages
Statistical Analysis of Traffic Accidents in Shanghai River Crossing Tunnels and Safety Countermeasures
1School of Naval Architecture, Ocean and Civil Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
2Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
3School of Automobile and Transportation, Qingdao Technological University, Qingdao, Shandong 266520, China
Received 14 September 2013; Revised 21 November 2013; Accepted 4 December 2013; Published 4 February 2014
Academic Editor: Wuhong Wang
Copyright © 2014 Linjun Lu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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