ROAD ACCIDENT REDUCTION

Nine papers presented at the Seminar are published here. These include the following: Valuation of Life in the Context of Road Safety; The Application of Research in the Planning and Evaluation of Road Safety Publicity; Accidents - Their Costs and Relation of Surface Characteristics; Road Surface Reflectivity and Night-Time Visibility; Safety and Performance Aspects of Tire Design and their Influence on Road Safety; The Crash Phase of Vehicle Safety; Towards a Method of Developing Driver Skill; Aids to Police in Traffic Law Enforcement; and The Deployment of Police Traffic Resources. Also included are TRRL leaflets on On-The-Spot Accident Investigation, Road/Environmental Factors in Accidents, and Vehicle Defects and their Contribution to Road Accidents.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at Seminar R of the PTRC Summer Annual Meeting, Warwick University, England, 8-12 July 1974.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Planning and Transport Res and Computation Co Ltd

    167 Oxford Street
    London W1R 1AH,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1974-7

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 164 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00096308
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: PTRC/P/104
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 10 1975 12:00AM