Tag Archives: traffic accidents

The 68′ Ford Pinto Case

An interesting read about the 68′ Ford Pinto and the subsequent lawsuits involving this model. https://users.wfu.edu/palmitar/Law&Valuation/Papers/1999/Leggett-pinto.html The Ford Pinto case is an interesting read about technological efficiency and how this impacts people’s lives. In brief: the 1968 Ford Pinto had several problems with the fuel tank and its accessories, issues that led to fatal accidents. […]

Thoughts on Morocco II – and some minuses

This post is dedicated to the less positive things in Morocco. I’ll make this part short – the negative aspects were greatly outnumbered by the positive ones – although it’s worth mentioning some of the least pleasant things: traffic accidents and people that don’t seem to understand the importance of a helmet or safety belt. […]