The theory introduced in this report is to identify the interdependence of factors influencing the skidding accident. The theory proposes that an analysis of accident variables can be made using a systems model. The selection and qualification of variables then enables corrective measures to be identified and evaluated. The greatest attention has been concentrated on the highway condition, with variables grouped into three areas: the highway section, the physical environment, and the meteorological

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored by Texas Highway Department and Federal Highway Administration
  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas Transportation Institute

    Texas A&M University System, 1600 E Lamar Boulevard
    Arlington, TX  United States  76011
  • Authors:
    • Hankins, K D
    • Gregory, R T
    • Berger, W J
  • Publication Date: 1971-3

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: 27 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00262016
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Safety Council Safety Res Info Serv
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 135-1
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 20 1974 12:00AM