Comments on: Trains have more accidents, but plane crashes kill more people http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/2015/02/04/trains-have-more-accidents-but-plane-crashes-kill-more-people/ Mon, 23 Mar 2015 20:11:41 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: lioneagle7 http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/2015/02/04/trains-have-more-accidents-but-plane-crashes-kill-more-people/comment-page-1/#comment-574 Wed, 04 Feb 2015 18:59:28 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/?p=2816#comment-574 This data appears to be comparing world wide aircraft statistics with US only statistics for trains, so not a good comparison to say that aircraft accidents kill more. You would need to compare world wide train fatalities if this is the case. If you do only a US comparison, I imagine the aircraft fatalities will vary a lot more year to year, also.

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