PAVEMENT SURFACE INFORMATION NEEDS IN ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION

This paper summarizes some needed information on pavement surface characteristics for in-depth multidisciplinary traffic accident investigation, with emphasis on the variations and confounding effects of factors which are either not sufficiently researched or not properly appreciated and controlled in accident investigation.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Appeared in: Surface Texture Versus Skidding: Measurements, Frictional Aspects, and Safety Features of Tire-Pavement Interactions, A Symposium.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society for Testing and Materials

    100 Barr Harbor Drive, P.O. Box C700
    West Conshohocken, PA  USA  19428-2957
  • Authors:
    • HUTCHINSON, J W
    • Tsongos, N G
    • Bennett, R C
    • Fogarty, N J
  • Publication Date: 1975-7

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; References;
  • Pagination: 11 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00126532
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 18 1975 12:00AM