MANUAL-GUIDELINES FOR SKIDDING ACCIDENT REDUCTION

This report was developed in response to the FHWA IM 21-2-73. the report contains guidelines for the Following: 1) A Skid Resistance Inventory; 2) A Systematic Procedure for the Identification and Correction of Hazardous Skid Prone Locations; 3) An Evaluation of Current Pavement Design, Construction and Maintenance Practices to Provide Adequate Skid Resistance Properties for Needs of Traffic; 4) An Annual Report for Skidding Accident Reduction.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This report was prepared in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration under the Study Title: "Definition of Relative Importance of Factors Affecting Vehicle Skids".
  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas State Department of Highways & Public Transp

    P.O. Box 5051
    Austin, TX  USA  78763
  • Authors:
    • Hankins, K
  • Publication Date: 1975-1

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures;
  • Pagination: 15 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00097431
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Rpt. No 135-5 Intrm Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: 1-10-70-135
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 13 1975 12:00AM