accident-prone

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having more than the average number of accidents

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Second, persons with low scores on any of the scales on our safety inventory (low scores indicate accident-proneness) are in fact likely to be involved in accidents.
Certainly there were some attractive timbres on display, as from Clive Thursfield's Judge (despite being up at the front in accident-proneness), Kym Sheargold's Plaintiff and the Defendant of Alex Laing (an exceedingly personable stage-presence, too).
Researchers carrying out an investigation for the Department of Transport found that the "dodderiness" assessment was a good predictor of accident-proneness.
More recent studies have also failed to provide convincing evidence for the accident-proneness concept.
One trouble is that "accident-proneness" explains very little.