Element Type

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Database table Element
Database variable name Element_type
Introduction date 2009-07-01
Expiration date Still active

Short description

According to certificate of registration (when applicable).


2 Car (less than 9 occupants)
3 Heavy truck (>3500 kg total weight)
4 Bus (>9 occupants)
5 Pedestrian
6 Bicyclist
7 Powered Two Wheeler
8888 Other
9999 Unknown


State the type of element involved in the accident.

If the element is a vehicle, state the type according to the vehicles certificate of registration.

Includes all types of bodystyles such as SUV's, VAN's, MPV's and light trucks witha a total weight of less than 3500kg and designed for 9 occupants or less
Heavy truck
A vehicle mainly designed for transporting goods with a total weight above 3500 kg total weight
A vehicle mainly designed for transporting people. desined for more than 9 occupants
A roaduser without a vehicle, but also includes roadusers on skateboards, inlines etc.
A rider (and passenger) of pedal driven vehicle that is usually 2-wheeler. Also includes electric bicycles, also known as an e-bike, which is a bicycle with an electric motor used to power the vehicle. Electric bicycles use rechargeable batteries and can travel up to 15 to 20 mph (24 to 32 km/h), depending on the laws of the country in which they are sold.
Powered Two Wheeler
Include all variations of motorcycles and mopeds such as scooters, off-road, sport, choppers.

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