In-depth Accident Investigation : A Case Study Bus Accident on Petkasem Road, Prachuapkhirikhan Province
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The objective of the study is to investigate the cause of double-decker accident by in-depth accident investigation method. The method could describe the critical conditions of the accident which include pre-crash, during-crash, and post-crash. Moreover, the influencing factors of the accident can also be best explained by the method. In this study the rollover of double-decker accident is selected as a case study. The main reason is that in Thailand the double-deckers are usually used for sight-seeing purpose and there are also many reported severe accidents. In this study, it is found that the factors of the accident consist of speed, dimension of double-decker, road condition, and geometry of the accident place.
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