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.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

    Highway Safety Research Center
    Chapel Hill, NC  United States  27599
  • Authors:
    • Council, F M
  • Publication Date: 1990-9-21

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 8 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00722128
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UNC/HSRC-90/9/1
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1996 12:00AM