HANDBOOK FOR CARRYING OUT CONFLICT COUNTS AND EVALUATIONS

HANDBUCH FUER DIE DURCHFUEHRUNG VON KONFLIKTERHEBUNGEN UND -BEWERTUNGEN

(1) OBJECTIVE AND USE OF THE TRAFFIC CONFLICT TECHNIQUE: DEFINITION OF THE AIMS; DESCRIPTION OF THE METHOD; POSSIBILITIES OF USE. (2) CARRYING OUT THE METHOD: ESTABLISHMENT OF CRITERIA FOR VARIOUS CLASSES OF OBSERVATION SITES; DETERMINATION OF OPTIMUM OBSERVATION TIMES (TIME OF DAY, DAYS OF THE WEEK); DETERMINATION OF THE OPTIMUM OBSERVATION PERIOD; LIST OF OBSERVATION CATEGORIES; TRAINING OF OBSERVERS. (3) EVALUATION OF RESULTS: BEFORE AND AFTER COMPARISONS; DIAGNOSIS OF SITUATIONS; ACCIDENT FORECASTS.