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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of PMVC occurring near newly implemented school crossing guards (n = 260)

From: Do school crossing guards make crossing roads safer? A quasi-experimental study of pedestrian-motor vehicle collisions in Toronto, Canada

Variable N (%)
Age  
 Infant (0–4) 4 (1.6 %)
 Elementary age (4–12) 31 (12.5 %)
 Middle school age (13–14) 16 (6.5 %)
 High school age (15–18) 19 (7.7 %)
 Adult (19–64) 142 (57.3 %)
 Older adult (65+) 36 (14.5 %)
Injury Severity  
 No injury 22 (8.5 %)
 Minimal 82 (31.5 %)
 Minor (seen in emergency department) 136 (52.3 %)
 Major (admitted to hospital) 18 (6.9 %)
 Fatal 2 (0.8 %)
Crossing guard duty hours  
 During duty hours 79 (30.4 %)
 Outside of duty hours 181 (69.6 %)