Volume 1, Issue 2 (July- December 2018)                   JDER 2018, 1(2): 59-66 | Back to browse issues page

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Eftekhari A, Mirzaei S, Norouzinia R, Atighechian G. Investigating the Factors Affecting the collision of Two Passenger Trains: A Case Study. JDER. 2018; 1 (2) :59-66
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1- Department of Health in Emergency and Disaster, School of Public Health, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
2- 2 School of Paramedical Sciences, ALborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, Iran
3- Department of Health in Emergencies and Disaster, School of Management and Medical Information Sciences, Management and Health Economic Research Center, Isfahan university of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
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Introduction: Recognizing the factors affecting rail accidents plays a very important role in preventing its recurrence in the future. This study aimed to investigate the factors affecting the collision of two passenger trains near the "Haft Khan Station" between Semnan-Damghan in 2016.
Methods: This case study was conducted to collect data from documentation and reports available at news sites and scientific associations, incident reports, and on scene observations of the staff.
Results: After describing the accident and exploring the obvious causes of its occurrence, the underlying factors in the accident were identified in three groups: management, individual and environmental conditions.
Conclusion: The results of the study showed that there are many factors involved in accidents and controlling effective factors can prevent the occurrence of these events.
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Type of Study: Research | Subject: General
Received: 2018/01/24 | Accepted: 2018/09/11 | Published: 2018/09/11

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