September 17, 2019 at 1:17 pm #1666
|Posted: Aug/08/2016 at 9:22pm – author: mmcdonald|
That is because, a motorist can brake forcefully and suddenly causing an unbelted occupant to strike the dashboard or windshield and that is a motor vehicle in transport collision, first harmful event injury. No contact occurred between another vehicle or object so don’t think the inclusion of “contact” is a mandatory component of a motor vehicle crash.
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