RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE DESIGN OF HIGHWAYS OUTSIDE BUILT-UP AREAS

RICHTLIJNEN VOOR HET ONTWERPEN VAN WEGEN BUITEN DE BEHOUWDE KOM

After discussing the purpose and realization of design criteria for rural roads in general, some of the recent recommendations for motorway design are outlined. The various important design parameters such as sight distance, perception, acceleration and deceleration, vehicle stability, coefficient of friction, and collision characteristics are described. The covering abstract for the conference is IRRD abstract no. 211744 /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Royal Dutch Touring Club ANWB

    Wassenaarseweg 220, P.O. Box 93200
    The Hague,   Netherlands 
  • Authors:
    • Westerduin, B
  • Publication Date: 1974

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  • Dutch

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  • Accession Number: 00097221
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institute for Road Safety Research, SWOV
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1975 12:00AM