TRAFFIC AND ROAD SAFETY RESEARCH AT THE ROAD RESEARCH LABORATORY, ENGLAND

THIS PAPER OUTLINES THE ORGANIZATION AND DESCRIBES THE SCOPE OF WORK UNDERTAKEN IN THE TRAFFIC AND SAFETY DIVISION OF THE ROAD RESEARCH LABORATORY, ONE OF THE ESTABLISHMENTS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH. THE RESEARCH STAFF OF THE DIVISION, CHIEFLY PHYSICISTS AND MATHEMATICIANS, ARE GROUPED INTO SIX SECTIONS UNDER THE FOLLOWING HEADINGS: THE ROAD USER, TRAFFIC FLOW AND ROAD LAYOUT, SKIDDING, VEHICLE PERFORMANCE, VEHICLE AND STREET LIGHTING, STATISTICS. ADVISORY COMMITTEES ON ECONOMICS, STATISTICS, ROAD LAYOUT, VEHICLES, AND ROAD USERS RECEIVE, CRITICIZE, AND RECOMMEND ACTION ON REPORTS OF WORK DONE. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 31, pp 466 - 486, 22 FIG, 5 TAB, 3 PHOT, 11 REF
  • Authors:
    • GRIME, G
  • Publication Date: 1952

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Thirty-First Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 15-18, 1952
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00221329
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Aug 8 1971 12:00AM