THE EFFECT OF CO-ORDINATED TRAFFIC SIGNAL SYSTEMS ON TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS

THIS PAPER PRESENTS SOME OF THE MORE INTERESTING ASPECTS OF A RECENT COMPREHENSIVE ANALYSIS OF ACCIDENT STATISTICS RELATING TO SECTIONS OF ARTERIAL ROAD CONTROLLED BY CO-ORDINATED TRAFFIC SIGNALS. SIGNIFICANT DECREASES IN ACCIDENTS ARE SHOWN TO RESULT FROM SUCH TREATMENT. THE ECONOMIC VIABILITY OF SUCH SYSTEMS IS DEMONSTRATED. (A). THE NUMBER OF THE COVERING ABSTRACT IS IRRD ABSTRACT NO. 208472.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Symposium held in Canberra, March 14-16.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Road Safety Symposium

    Toronto, Ontario M3M 1J8,   Canada 
  • Authors:
    • Camkin, H L
    • Lowrie, P R
  • Conference:
  • Publication Date: 1972

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 257-62

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00262545
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CONF PAPER
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 13 1974 12:00AM