FACTORS INFLUENCING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF AUTOMOTIVE REAR LIGHTING SYSTEMS

This report contains five papers discussing various rear lighting problem areas as follows: 1) "The Effect of Rear Lighting Configurations on Vehicle Traffic Flow Characteristics"; 2) "The Value of Rear Lamp Shielding"; 3) "A Review of the Literature Concerning the Effects of Alcohol and Other Drugs Upon Color Perception"; 4) "The Incidence of Fog, Rain, Snow, and Sunlight in Various Regions of the United States"; 5) "A Subjective Evaluation of Turn Signal Effectiveness".

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored by the Motor Vehicle Manufactureres Association, Incorporated.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Highway Safety Research Institute

    Huron Parkway and Baxter Road
    Ann Arbor, MI  USA  48109
  • Authors:
    • Olson, P L
    • Jorgenson, C M
    • Sturgis, S P
    • Thomas, J K
    • Domas, P A
  • Publication Date: 1975-10-31

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 135 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00134724
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UM-HSRI-HF-75-4 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: UM-7203-C128
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1976 12:00AM