psv nrb reports size

PSV (public service vehicles) accidents affect the most people and are reported the more than accidents involving other road users. This map shows all the accidents in Nairobi County that involved a PSV (N = 253). The size of the dot represents the number of reports came in about a specific accident.

In Detail

Because a map can obscure the human details of an event such as an accident, let’s look at some of the most reported accidents in more detail.

psv_may25
May 25, 7:45 PM – Thika Road at Githurai. A bus overturns and rolls over two cars. No fatalities. 43 reports. (Photo via @wanjumbi68)
psv_jun18
June 18, 6:38 PM – Jogoo Road at Donholm Roundabout. Two buses collide. Two fatalities and several injuries. 109 reports. (Photo via @FrankPascalBar)
psv_jun28
June 29, 1:15 PM – Langata Road. A bus overturns. One fatality and several injuries. 57 reports. (Photo via @Karanjjah)
psv_sep30
Sept. 30, 4:30 PM – Valley Road near Integrity Center. A bus hits a boda and overturns. 55 reports. (Photo via @andrewmunuve)

 

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