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Dutch statisticians have established that Friday {the] 13th, a date regarded in many countries as inauspicious, is actually safer than an average Friday.

A study published…by the Dutch Centre for Insurance Statistics (CVS) showed that fewer accidents and reports of fire and theft occur when the 13th of the month falls on a Friday than on other Fridays.

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Maybe it’s safer because people believe it isn’t and so are more careful on the 13th than they normally would be?

June 23, 2008 Posted by | Fun stuff | , | Comments Off on Triscadeckaphobia