Example sentences for: accidents

How can you use “accidents” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Le Monde Thursday carried a front-page report that the traffic lights in Bogota, Colombia, one of the world's most violent and disorderly cities, were now being switched off during the night to reduce the number of accidents caused by motorists crashing into them.

  • To put that risk in some perspective, about 500 kids age 0 to 4 drown each year in residential swimming pools, which are legal and even customary to keep around one's house; that's twice as many as the fatal gun accidents for all kids age 0 to 14, even though pools are much less common than guns.

  • More generally, the total number of fatal accidents involving kids 0 to 14 that year was 6,500, so fatal firearms accidents accounted for about 3 percent of the total.

  • Route 128) can be subject to "lock-in" by past accidents, and so on.

  • The 1993 study, published in the British Medical Journal , compared hospital admissions for traffic accidents on a Friday the 13 th with those on a Friday the 6 th in a community outside London.

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