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Railway injuries

with special reference to those of the back and nervous system, in their medico-legal and clinical aspects

by Herbert W. Page

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Published by William Wood in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nervous system -- Wounds and injuries,
  • Railroad accidents.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination157 p.
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24152886M
    OCLC/WorldCa15715952

    Railway surgeons did not limit their activities to railroad-related injuries; they provided a full spectrum of care. They treated all manner of illnesses, gave routine checkups, tested vision and hearing (see related page: Testing Vision and Hearing), performed elective surgery, delivered babies, and advised railroad officials on workplace. Twitter war: Piyush Goyal takes dig at Uddhav Thackeray for blaming Indian Railways on Shramik trains Hours after Shiv Sena govt gave statements blaming Indian Railways for not providing Maharashtra with the required number of trains, railway minister Piyush Goyal decided to reply to Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray through Twitter, demanding "required information" about Monday's.

    Metro railway safety: An analysis of accident precursors Article (PDF Available) in Safety Science 50(7)– August with 4, Reads How we measure 'reads'. While he survived, others weren’t as lucky. Ten people died and forty were injured in the Staplehurst railway accident. The day began innocently enough. Dickens was returning from a trip to Paris. In the coach with him were Ellen Ternan and her mother. The train track was being repaired near Staplehurst.

      Number of workforce major injuries on railways in Great Britain , by job Number of public fatalities on railways in the UK , by . Railway accident is one of the classifications in the Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) of the Bureau of Labor Statistics for an accident that occurs on .


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On Railway and Other Injuries of the Nervous System - Kindle edition by John Eric Erichsen. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading On Railway and Other Injuries of the Nervous System.5/5(1). Excerpt from Railway Surgery: A Handbook on the Management of Injuries We freely admit that there are many railway injuries that do not present any points of difference on account of their cause, still it is believed that ability to note special features in any class of cases not only leads to the possibility of better judgment being exercised in the treatment of such cases, but enables one to Author: Clinton B.

Herrick. An historical perspective on the human consequences of Railway Accidents Accidents resulting in death and injury, to passengers and employees, were all too common on Britain's railways in the late nineteenth century.

Physical injury was obvious but the nature and consequences of mental trauma were poorly understood. The following article shows how one railway medical man of the time was. This statistic shows the total number of fatalities on the railway network including suicides in Great Britain (UK) from /14 to / Over the /19 financial year, there were Get this from a library.

On railway and other injuries of the nervous system. [John Eric Erichsen; Stanton A. Friedberg, M.D. Rare Book Collection of Rush University Medical Center at the University of Chicago.]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Herrick, Clinton B.

(Clinton Bradford), Railway surgery. New York, W. Wood and Company, (OCoLC)   Byworker deaths and injuries had increased to o in a single year.

Growing pressure from trades unions and the threat of new laws forced the railway companies to act. The Great Western Railway’s management introduced the Safety Movement in August   By Philip Montgomery Head of McGovern Historical Center The McGovern Rare Book Collection just added a book on treating railway injuries published in Dr.

Clinton B. Herrick's "Railway Surgery: a handbook on the management of injuries" is quite an interesting book. The library's resource management assistant Mireille Clark discovered the book in the stacks. Yasgur’s says that Railway Spine is also called Erichsen’s disease based on the British Physician, J.

Erichsen, in his book: On Railway and Other Injuries of the Nervous System (), which first described injuries to the spine as a result of the increased speed of railway travel. Railway spine is a form of traumatic neurosis following.

Eric Lomax's book, The Railway Man, about his experience as a Japanese prisoner of war has inspired a major new film. But his first family were written out of.

On railway and other injuries of the nervous system Item Preview remove-circle Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Printed by Collins, Philadelphia, PaPages: The Railway Man is an autobiographical book by Eric Lomax about his experiences as a prisoner of war during World War II and being forced to help build the Thai-Burma Railway for the Japanese military.

The book won the NCR Book Award and the PEN/Ackerley Prize for t: Pacific War. The Railway Man by Eric Lomax - book review. Lomax never fully recovers from his injuries. The Railway Man is already remembered principally as a.

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Railway Spine • – following a series of deadly train accidents in Great Britain. • Soon a group of people started coming forward who claimed that they had been injured in train crashes, but had no obvious evidence of injury. The railroads rejected these claims as fake.

9/3/ Railway Spine & Whiplash - Amarendra 2 3. The condition was known colloquially as “railway spine.” in his book The Whiplash Encyclopedia, rear-impact whiplash injuries in the United States have a price tag of $ billion a. The Railway Traveller's Handy Book was a thorough, if jauntily written, companion to train etiquette, aimed at wet behind the ears travellers.

We found a. Railroad workers run the risk of suffering railroad injuries while on the job. Often times these railroad injuries are a result of negligence on behalf of the railroad company that employs workers.

Contact a FELA lawyer if you have suffered a serious injury while working on the railroads. Full text of "Railway and other accidents with relation to injury and disease of the nervous system: a book for court use" See other formats. Common Railroad Worker Injuries. Experienced Railroad Worker Injury Attorneys.

Many of the jobs in the railroad industry are inherently dangerous. Serious personal injury is not uncommon and the types of injuries run the gamut, from head, back, and neck injuries to damaged knees and shoulders.

If you have suffered serious personal injury in an.Fatal railway accidents involving children under 15 years of age are now more common in Australia than childhood poisonings and electrocutions.

Two syndromes occur--(a) toddlers living near the tracks who simply wander onto the line; and (b) young teenage boys who are run down on level crossings, either as pedestrians or by: Rolt L T C Red for Danger: A History of Railway Accidents and Railway Safety Precautions, Bodley Head, 1st editionpp Inscriptions both inside the front cover and on the preliminary title page.

Hb. VG in a Fair dust wrapper. Tears to the internally-repaired dust wrapper with slight loss at the top of the rear page near the spine.