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10 facts on injuries and violence

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Families and relatives of people killed due to injuries often spend years with emotional scars and struggle with complicated legal and administrative procedures in the wake of events. They sometimes feel abandoned by society. Every third Sunday of November is a worldwide day of remembrance for road traffic victims as a sign of support to those dealing with the loss of a family member or friend.

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