Yet Another Study: Red Light Cameras Are Dangerous

from the not-helping dept

Bob Dole writes "How many studies showing that red light cameras increase accidents does it take? Yet another study, this one from Ontario, Canada, represents the fourth major report concluding that there's an increase, not decrease in accidents where the technology is used. The control group in this study outperformed the camera intersections in every single category. Overall, fatal and injury rear-end collisions jumped 5%. In other words, red light cameras can kill. It's about time that the cameras are recognized for what they are -- a money-making scam. "
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    dorpus, 29 Mar 2005 @ 9:42am

    Main effect or interaction effect?

    Was the experiment designed of having a camera vs. having a police officer at the intersection?

    What about having both of them? I bet it will work better.

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