Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2002 12:12:41 -0500 From: tom reingold <tlr244nopsamnline.net> Subject: Re: Any thoughts on safety?
Henrik B. wrote: > Elizabeth wrote: > :: Does anyone know of any websites (or arguments, or > :: essays/research/testing) that I could point to for information on > :: safety comparisons? > :: > :: Any help would be most appreciated. > > Here you go: > http://www.folksam.se/forskning/trafik/sakra_bilar/bilLista_a_till_z.htm > > The website is the Swedish Folksam Insurance Company, which doesn't rate car > safety after crashtests, but after REAL crashes on the swedish roads. > They've doing this for over 20 years. As you can see in the list, the OG900 > is still today (2001) more than 20% safer than the avering car on the > swedish roads. > > Cheers! > > Elizabeth, How old is your son? Are you sure he will respond to rational argument? Maybe you should appeal to his emotions? Or his pocketbook, by giving him an incentive. -- Tom Reingold Noo Joizy