ACCIDENT SAVINGS FROM ROADSIDE IMPROVEMENTS ON TWO-LANE RURAL HIGHWAYS. FINAL REPORT

The objective of the study was to evaluate cost-effectiveness of roadside improvements on two-lane rural highways in Illinois. The accident frequencies on the road segments before the improvements were compared with those afterwards. Accident reductions due to the improvements were estimated and the benefits from these avoided accidents were compared to the improvement costs.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Illinois Transportation Research Consortium

    Chicago, IL  United States 

    Illinois Department of Transportation

    126 East Ash Street
    Springfield, IL  United States  62706

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Benekohal, R F
    • Hashmi, A M
  • Publication Date: 1990-6-13

Media Info

  • Pagination: 104 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00615578
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA/IL/RC-009
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1991 12:00AM