DEVELOPMENT OF ANALYTICAL AIDS FOR MINIMIZATION OF SINGLE VEHICLE ACCIDENTS, (VJ-225I-V-10)

THIS IS A SUMMARY OF THE ENTIRE RESEARCH EFFORT AND THE PRECEDING NINE TECHNICAL REPORTS, VJ-2251-V-1 THROUGH 9, WHICH DESCRIBE THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE HIGHWAY-VEHICLE-OBJECT SIMULATION MODEL (HVOSM) AND SOME OF THE USES OF HVOSM TO DATE. THE USE OF HVOSM HAS MANY APPLICATIONS TO FIELD HIGHWAY DESIGN, BOTH IN THE EVALUATION AND/OR ESTABLISHMENT OF GENERAL CRITERIA AND THE OPTIMIZATION OF DESIGN CRITERIA IN SPECIFIC LOCATIONS WHICH CANNOT BE READILY REMEDIED BY STANDARD CRITERIA DUE TO SAFETY, OPERATIONAL, OR ECONOMIC CONSTRAINTS. /FHWA/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Study No CpR-11-3988, BPR 3512 - 022
  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Incorporated

    4455 Genesee Street
    Buffalo, NY  USA  14221
  • Authors:
    • MCHENRY, R R
    • DeLeys, N J
  • Publication Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00219762
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 20 1972 12:00AM