INVESTIGATION INTO GENERAL METHODS OF ANALYZING ACCIDENTS IN URBAN ZONES

RECHERCHE DE METHODES D'ANALYSE DES ACCIDENTS A UN NIVEAU GLOBAL, EN ZONE URBAINE

TAKING AN OVERALL ACCOUNT OF SAFETY IN URBAN AREAS LEADS TO METHODOLOGICAL PROBLEMS DIFFICULT TO SOLVE. THE AIM OF THIS RESEARCH IS TO EXAMINE METHODS OF ANALYZING ACCIDENTS WITH A VIEW TO HELPING LOCAL AUTHORITIES TO SET UP AND OPERATE A GENERAL SAFETY POLICY. AFTER THE SELECTION OF A TOWN, THE DATA NECESSARY FOR THE RESEARCH WILL BE COLLECTED: SETTING UP OF AN ACCIDENT FILE TAKING INTO ACCOUNT THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF PERTINENT CRITERIA AS REGARDS SAFETY, DATA ON THE TOWN, TYPES OF ROAD, ZONES, TRAFFIC GENERATORS OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF USER. AFTER A CLASSIFICATION FOR ITINERARY, EACH CLASS WILL BE ANALYZED BY MEANS OF A LIMITED STUDY OF SOME POLICE REPORTS AND OBSERVATIONS.

    Language

    • French

    Project

    • Status: Active
    • Contract Numbers:

      ITRD 3-2-5/2

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      DIRECTION DES ROUTES ET DE LA CIRCULATION ROUTIERE (BUREAU OF PUBLIC ROADS)

      BOULEVARD SAINT GERMAIN 244
      PARIS,   France  F-75007
    • Project Managers:

      TAN, S

      L'HOSTE, J

      FLEURY, D

      FERRANDEZ, 

    • Performing Organizations:

      ORGANISME NATIONAL DE SECURITE ROUTIERE (NATIONAL ROAD SAFETY ORGANIZATION)

      AVENUE DU GENERAL MALLERET JOINVILLE 2
      ARCUEIL CEDEX,   France  F-94114
    • Start Date: 19790101
    • Expected Completion Date: 19801231
    • Actual Completion Date: 0
    • Source Data: ITRD F501304

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01291500
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
    • Contract Numbers: ITRD 3-2-5/2
    • Files: ITRD
    • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 2:47AM