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Document of the month: May 2011

Global launch of the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020, 11 May 2011.

In 1960, many countries have undertaken intensive research into accident-prevention on the roads. This wired-up driver is having all his reactions monitored on recording instruments as he weaves through the traffic.
WHO Photo by Philip Boucas. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 1960.

Test reactions on a driver
WHO/Philip Boucas

Taken from the "Photographic Archives, Sub-fonds Photographs"

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