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The Heavy Vehicle Study: a case-control study investigating risk factors for crash in long distance heavy vehicle drivers in Australia

  • Mark Stevenson1,
  • Lisa N Sharwood1Email author,
  • Keith Wong2,
  • Jane Elkington1,
  • Lynn Meuleners3,
  • Rebecca Q Ivers1,
  • Ron R Grunstein2,
  • Ann Williamson4,
  • Narelle Haworth5 and
  • Robyn Norton1
BMC Public Health201010:162

Received: 1 March 2010

Accepted: 26 March 2010

Published: 26 March 2010

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Original Submission
1 Mar 2010 Submitted Original manuscript
16 Mar 2010 Author responded Author comments - Lisa Sharwood
Resubmission - Version 2
16 Mar 2010 Submitted Manuscript version 2
26 Mar 2010 Editorially accepted
26 Mar 2010 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-10-162

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Authors’ Affiliations

The George Institute, The University of Sydney
The Woolcock Institute of Medical Research
Curtin University of Technology
University of New South Wales
Queensland University of Technology