A USERS' GUIDE TO POSITIVE GUIDANCE

Positive Guidance is a high payoff, short-range way to enhance safety of substandard facilities. This report presents three types of information to guide the user in applying Positive Guidance. Part I of this report discusses the principles, concepts and terminology underlying Positive Guidance. Part II presents the procedures for performing the eighteen activites required to accomplish Positive Guidance objectives. Part III presents three case studies to show procedure application and product variation brought on by site differences. The three case studies are urban, signalized intersection; interstate freeway segment; and, a rural two lane road.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Biotechnology, Incorporated

    3027 Rosemary Lane
    Falls Church, VA  USA  22042

    Federal Highway Administration

    Office of Safety and Traffic Operations, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Post, T J
    • Robertson, H D
    • Price, H E
    • Alexander, G J
    • Lunenfeld, H
  • Publication Date: 1977-6

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 164 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00165915
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FH-11-8864
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 12 1978 12:00AM