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Motorcycle acute hospitalised claims by time and day of crash

In 2017/2018 there were 1,312 claims for motorcyclists involving hospital admissions. Of these:

  • 59% occurred in metropolitan Melbourne
  • 90% of injured riders were male
  • 48% of injured riders were aged over 40 years
  • 44% occurred on the weekend
  • 25% of all injuries occur on the weekend between 12 noon and 6pm
  • 60% of all rural crashes occur on the weekend

Motorcycle injury crashes 2017/2018 day and time Melbourne metro:

Motorcycle injury crashes 2017/2018 day and time rural Victoria: