Transport Planning and Traffic Safety: Making Cities, Roads, and Vehicles Safer

This book is an invaluable reference for traffic and road engineers, vehicle designers, law enforcers, and transport planners. The table of contents lists the chapter titles of the book as: Understanding the Road Safety Performance of the Organization for Economic Co‑operation and Development (OECD) Countries; Road Traffic Injury as a Public Health Problem; Public Health Burden of Road Traffic Injuries; Land Use-Transportation Planning, Mobility, and Safety; Safety Promotion: Education and Legislation; Recording of Traffic Crashes; Traffic Conflict Techniques: Some Data to Supplement Accident Analysis; Statistical Considerations in Road Safety Research; Speed and Its Effects on Road Traffic Crashes; Human Tolerance to Injury: Role of Biomechanics and Ergonomics; Safer Vehicle Design; Risk Evaluation and Road Safety; Investigating Driving Failures and Their Factors by In-Depth Accident Studies; Human Body Models; Highway Safety in India; Highway Construction Zone Safety Audit; Road Safety in Urban Areas; Urban Safety and Mobility; Urban Safety and Traffic Calming; Public Transport and Safety; Road Safety Management from the National to the Local Level; Road Safety Law and Policy; and Pre-Hospital Care of the Injured.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Illustrations;
  • Pagination: 362p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01598371
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9781498751452
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 12 2016 11:53AM