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Table 4 Distribution of vehicle and collission type

From: Injury severity levels and associated factors among road traffic collision victims referred to emergency departments of selected public hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: the study based on the Haddon matrix

Variables Categories Frequency (Percentage) Injury Severity status x2
severe Not severe
Vehicle type Light vehicle 215 (59.2) 67 148 0.024
Medium Heavy vehicle 107 (29.5) 44 63
Large Heavy Vehicle 41 (11.3) 21 20
Accident type Collision with pedestrian 144 (39.7) 52 92 0.045
Collision with animate/an inanimate object 30 (8.3) 14 16
Vehicle to vehicle collision 71 (27.3) 16 55
Overturning 96 (26.4) 39 57
Falling from moving vehicle 22 (6.1) 11 11