Violence and Injury Prevention

Articles on the Programme


Yang J, Hu Y, Du W, Powis B, Ozanne-Smith J, Liao Y, Li N, Wu M. Unsafe riding practice among electric bikers in Suzhou, China: an observational study. British Medical Journal, 2014, 2014 Jan 15;4(1):e003902


Toroyan T, Khayesi M, Peden. Time to prioritise safe walking. Injury Control and Safety Promotion, 2013, 20(2):197-202

Du W, Yang J, Powis B, Zheng Z, Ozanne-Smith J, Bilston L, Wu M. Understanding on-road practices of electric bike riders: an observational study in a developed city of China. Accident Analysis & Prevention, 2013 [in press]

Du W, Yang J, Powis B, Zheng Z, Ozanne-Smith J, Bilston L, He J, Ma T, Wang X, Wu M. Epidemiological profile of hospitalised injuries among electric bicycle riders admitted to a rural hospital in Suzhou: a cross-sectional study. Injury prevention, 2013, Jun 1 [Epub ahead of print]

Nguyen PN, Passmore J, Lan TTN, Anh LM. Role of alcohol in hospitalized road trauma in Viet Nam. Traffic Injury Prevention, 2013,14(4):329–334

Toroyan T, Peden M, Iaych K, Krug E. More action needed to protect vulnerable road users. The Lancet, 2013, 381(9871):977-979

Toroyan T, Iaych K, Peden M. WHO launches second global status report on road safety. Injury Prevention, 2013, 19(2):150

Peden M, Kobusingye O, Ekeke M. Africa’s roads – the deadliest in the world. South African Medical Journal, 2013, 103(4):228-229


Híjar M, Pérez-Núñez R, Inclan-Valadez C, Silveira-Rodrigues EM. Road safety legislation in the Americas. Rev Panam Salud Publica, 2012;32(1):70–6.

Ma S, Tran N, Klyavin VE, Zambon F, Hatcher KW, Hyder AA. Seat belt and child seat use in Lipetskaya Oblast, Russia: frequencies, attitudes, and perceptions. Traffic Injury Prevention, 2012, 13(Suppl1):76–81

Tran NT, Bachani AM, Pham VC, Lunnen JC, Jo Y, Passmore J, Nguyen PN, Hyder AA. Drinking and driving in Vietnam: public knowledge, attitudes, and practices. Traffic Injury Prevention, 2012, 13(Suppl 1):37–43

Nguyen HT, Passmore J, Cuong PV, Nguyen NP. Measuring compliance with Viet Nam's mandatory motorcycle helmet wearing legislation. Injury Control and Safety Promotion, 2012, 20(2):192–196

Ozanne-Smith J, Bartolomeos K, Peden MM. WHO launches guide to fatal injury prevention. Injury Prevention, 2012, 18(6):421

Peden M, di Pietro G, Hyder AA. Two years into the road safety in 10 countries project: how are countries doing? Injury Prevention, 2012, 18(4):279

Larson K, Henning K, Peden M. The importance of data for global road safety. Traffic Injury Prevention, 2012, 13(Suppl 1):3–4

Hyder AA, Allen K, di Pietro G, Adriazola CA, Sobel R, Larson K & Peden M. Addressing the implementation gap in global road safety: exploring features of an effective response and introducing a 10-country program. American Journal of Public Health, 2012, 102(6):1061–1067


Soori H, Hussain SJ, Razzak JA. Road safety in the Eastern Mediterranean Region - findings from the Global Road Safety Status Report. East Mediterranean Health Journal, 2011 Oct;17(10):770-6


Passmore J, Tu NT, Luong MA, Chinh ND, Nam NP. Impact of mandatory motorcycle helmet wearing legislation on head injuries in Viet Nam: results of a preliminary analysis. Traffic Injury Prevention, 2010 Apr;11(2):202-6

Passmore JW, Nguyen LH, Nguyen NP, Olivé JM. The formulation and implementation of a national helmet law: a case study from Viet Nam. Bulletin World Health Organization. 2010 Oct 1;88(10):783-7

Peden M. Road safety in 10 countries. Injury Prevention, 2010, 16(6):433.


Toroyan T, Peden M. How safe are the world's roads? Bulletin World Health Organization. 2009 Oct;87(10):736

Toroyan T. Global road safety status report. Injury Prevention. 2009 Aug;15(4):286

Pervin A, Passmore J, Sidik M, McKinley T, Nguyen TH, Nguyen PN. Viet Nam's mandatory motorcycle helmet law and its impact on children. Bulletin World Health Organization. 2009 May;87(5):369-73