Natural Hazards

, Volume 67, Issue 2, pp 975–977 | Cite as

A new type of human-made disaster from the frequent school bus accidents in China

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Traffic Accident Road Traffic Accident Extensive Loss Road Traffic Injury Road Environment 



This study was supported by Project of Shandong Province Higher Educational Science and Technology Program (J12LH04), Humanities and Social Sciences Planning Fund of Chinese Ministry of Education (12YJA790159), and Scientific and Technological Development Planning Project of Shandong Province of China (2012GSF11718). We also thank Editor-In-Chief T.S. Murty and the anonymous advisors of the journal who read a first draft of this paper for their constructive comments to further improve the manuscript.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Population, Resources and EnvironmentShandong Normal UniversityJinanPeople’s Republic of China

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