PROBLEMS IN DESIGNING DIRECTION SIGNS IN URBAN AREAS

Australian standard as 1742 pt 1 and part 2 dr 75006-75012 (manual of uniform traffic control devices) is not definitive in planning the legend used in an overall guide sign system. A design method is proposed to assist driver orientation on a network of urban roads. Examples of some Canberra intersection treatments are discussed. /TRRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceeding of the Institution of Engineers, Australia Engineering Conference 1977, Comma, Australia, March 14-18, 1977.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Engineers

    11 National Circuit
    Barton, A.C.T.,   Australia 
  • Authors:
    • Smith, D N
  • Publication Date: 1977-3

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  • Accession Number: 00165560
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Analytic
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Jun 14 1978 12:00AM