Cycling: testing the concept of “Safety in Density" in artificial societies


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Injury Prevention podcast


What is the “safety in numbers” effect? And how can research conducted in simulated environments challenge the results of real-life studies about cyclists safety? The discussion in this podcast with Dr Jason Thompson, University of Melbourne, Australia, introduces the idea of modeling artificial societies, and suggests ways these agent-based models can be used to advance injury prevention. Read the related paper on the Injury Prevention website: