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".
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Highway Safety Research InstituteHuron Parkway and Baxter Road
Ann Arbor, MI United States 48109
- Olson, P L
- Jorgenson, C M
- Sturgis, S P
- Thomas, J K
- Domas, P A
- Publication Date: 1975-10-31
- Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
- Pagination: 135 p.
- TRT Terms: Alcoholism; Color vision; Drugs; Fog; Measures of effectiveness; Rainfall; Rear lighting; Reviews; Snow; Traffic flow; Turn signals
- Uncontrolled Terms: Effectiveness
- Old TRIS Terms: Rear lights
- Subject Areas: Highways; Safety and Human Factors;
- 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