A number of aspects in the field of traffic engineering which correlate with the transport of heavy freight are discussed. The consequences of freight transport for highway design; consequences on the traffic flow; the nature and magnitude of traffic hazards of freight transport and side effects such as energy consumption, wind hindrance by and for freight transport and vehicle handling are taken into account. (TRRL)


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Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 81-111

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00387173
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institute for Road Safety Research, SWOV
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 30 1984 12:00AM