METHODS OF EVALUATING THE SAFETY OF EXISTING AND PLANNED ROADS - BABKOV'S METHOD

The contribution presents long-term experience with using Babkov's method for evaluation of the safety of a road design or existing section. The Babkov's method known under the name of "total coefficient of safety" (TCS) is a multiple of partial coefficients of safety expressing an influence of road elements and traffic operation elements on safety.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 115-120
  • Serial:
    • VTI Conferens
    • Publisher: Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI)
    • ISSN: 0347-6049

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00723313
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 4A, Part 4
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 23 1996 12:00AM