tending to have more accidents or mishaps than the average person.

1925–30 Unabridged
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more liable than most people to be involved in accidents

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Example sentences
When people are accident-prone, there is something going on with them.
Then it will have to prove that it has become less accident-prone.
But where traffic circles were especially accident-prone, roundabouts are
  designed to be far safer.
Be aware of accident-prone areas and transport routes of chemicals.
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