SAFETY ASSESSMENT OF DENVER TYPE I AND STANDARD TYPE II BARRICADES VIA FULL SCALE TESTS. VOLUME 1, EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Denver Type I Barricades and Standard Type II Barricades were subject to impacts with subcompact vehicles at 97 km/h (60 mph) to acquire comparative vehicle damage and safety data. The damage from all impacts was minor. No serious safety hazard resulting from the impacts is apparent. The Denver Type I Barricade represents no significantly different threat to vehicles than does the Standard Type II Barricades.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Mobility Systems and Equipment Company

    6151 West Century Boulevard, Suite 912
    Los Angeles, CA  United States  90045

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Carlson, L E
  • Publication Date: 1980-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 17 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00323182
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-RD-79-128 Final Rpt., HS-030 370, R-FH79-13-01
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FH-11-9564
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 12 1984 12:00AM