HIGHWAY SAFETY RESEARCH AND IMPLEMENTATION FUNDING NEEDS. TESTIMONY TO SUBCOMMITTEE ON SURFACE TRANSPORTATION OF THE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC WORKS AND TRANSPORTATION, U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Areas which deserve research and implementation efforts and funds include the following: highway safety; identification of programs which will reduce the elevated crash risks of both the young male driver and the elderly drivers; research targeting the non-users of occupant restraint systems; research to determine what can continue to reduce the incidence of drinking (and now drug-related) driving; driver education programs; defined safety benefits to specific roadway designs, such as sight distance at intersections.
University of North Carolina, Chapel HillHighway Safety Research Center
Chapel Hill, NC United States 27599
- Council, F M
- Publication Date: 1990-9-21
- Features: References;
- Pagination: 8 p.
- TRT Terms: Adolescents; Aged drivers; Driver education; Drivers; Drug abuse; Drunk drivers; Finance; Financing; Highway design; Highway safety; Intersections; Males; Research; Restraint systems; Risk assessment; Safety; Sight distance; Testimony; Traffic crashes
- Old TRIS Terms: Accident risks; Male drivers; Occupant restraint; Safety research
- Subject Areas: Finance; Highways; Research; Safety and Human Factors; I10: Economics and Administration; I81: Accident Statistics;
- Accession Number: 00722128
- Record Type: Publication
- Report/Paper Numbers: UNC/HSRC-90/9/1
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Jun 12 1996 12:00AM