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"Accidents" is a film, directed by Gideon Amir.


"Accidents" is a book by Laurie Colwin.


  1. "Accidents" is a musical EP of Lou Dibenedetto.
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  2. "Accidents" is a musical EP of Kurt Vile.
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  3. "Accidents" is the opening track and first single from Alexisonfire's 2004 album, Watch Out!. The song features a chorus complete with chanting and at concerts often get the crowd to join in. George Pettit screams the verses (or rather the verse, since instead of having a second verse in between choruses the band instead has an interlude featuring bass and drums) and Dallas Green sings the choruses.


Accidents a.k.a. Accident: An accident or a mishap is an incidental and unplanned event or circumstance, often with lack of intention or necessity. It usually implies a generally negative outcome which might have been avoided or prevented had circumstances leading up to the accident been recognized, and acted upon, prior to its occurrence. Injury prevention refers to activities designed to foresee and avoid accidents.

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Google previewSpacefaring (2001)

The Human Dimension by Albert A. Harrison

Keeping the Operator in the Loop The central thesis in Charles Perrow's Normal Accidents is that many of today's systems are so complex they can experience multiple failures.33 Various components of the DEPOSE model can fail ...

Google previewPathology for the Physical Therapist Assistant (2011)

by Catherine C. Goodman, Kenda S. Fuller

Blunt trauma caused by motor vehicle accidents is a leading killer in the United States. Massive brain contusions, injury to internal organs and soft tissues, and blood loss may lead to immediate mortality. Survivors may succumb to infections ...

Google previewSafety and Health Essentials (2001)

OSHA Compliance for Small Businesses by William Martin, James Walters

The fourth reason for investigating accidents is that a thorough investigation is likely to uncover problems which indirectly contributed to the accident. Such information benefits accident reduction efforts. For example, a worker slips on an oil ...

Google previewA Tongue in the Sink (2004)

The Harrowing Adventures of a Baby Boomer Childhood by Dennis Fried

The standard explanation for such accidents is that the unfortunate drivers confused the brake ...

Google previewTourism Trains in India

by Students’ Academy

Indian Railways have accepted the fact that given the size of operations, eliminating accidents is an unrealistic goal, and at best they can only minimize the accident rate. Human error is the primary cause, leading to 83% of all train accidents in ...

Google previewLean Sustainability (2016)

Creating Safe, Enduring, and Profitable Operations by Dennis Averill

In fact, continual improvement in an organization's safety record is considered such a key indicator of the success of a Lean/TPM implementation that reducing accidents is a mandatory requirement for winning the Japanese PM prize.

Google previewDictionary of World Philosophy (2013)

by A. Pablo Iannone

in and of itself, accidents cannot exist without something in which they are or inhere. To express this notion, philosophers have used the formula esse est inesse, meaning that the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Aging and Public Health (2008)

by Sana Loue, Martha Sajatovic

The second most common type of injury results from automobile‐related accidents. According to the Institute of Transportation Engineers, older drivers are increasingly mobile and most Americans continue to drive as they age, with 75% aged ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of British Submarines 1901-1955 (2002)

by Paul Akermann

Especially during the early years of development there occurred a number of serious accidents with submarines. Many of these mishaps resulted from faulty design or inexperience in submarine operation. All the early British submarines were ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Criminal Justice Ethics (2014)

by Bruce A. Arrigo

Mostgun accidents aredueto the presence of alcohol inthe incident orthe actionsof active and undersupervised youngboys. “Perpetrators” ofgun accidents are unusually disturbedindividuals with authority problems, frequent moving vehicle ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Transportation (2014)

Social Science and Policy by Mark Garrett

The NTSBandits Website maintaina numberof searchable databases,including its Docket Management System, Aviation Accidents, Safety Recommendation Query , Foreign Investigations, and NTSB Case Decisions database. NTSB reports ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sleep and Dreams (2012)

The Evolution, Function, Nature, and Mysteries of Slumber by Deirdre Barrett, Patrick McNamara

Anecdotally, motor vehicle accidents due to sleepiness have been reported since 1929 (Kennedy, 1929).

In the United States, Israel, Germany, and Sweden, sleep-related vehicle accidents account for many accidents on nonurban roads ...

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I have one of those real old American built cars. The kind that just PUNCHES through accidents. (Kevin Rooney)
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3I1D2E1N1T1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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