REST AREA SPACING AND LOCATION
The prime purpose of rest areas is to provide facilities for the safety and convenience of highway travellers. It is considered important to have a sufficient number of rest areas to provide safe and appropriately spaced stopping places to break long trips. The purpose of this paper is to discuss the factors affecting spacing and location so as to determine the best locations for these areas. /RTAC/
- Proceedings, Western Association of Canadian Highway Officials.
Manitoba Department of Transportation, Canada1075 Portage Avenue
- Werner, A
- Publication Date: 1975-4
- Features: References;
- Pagination: 7 p.
- TRT Terms: Drivers; Location; Roadside rest areas; Safety; Spacing; Trip length
- Subject Areas: Design; Environment; Highways; Safety and Human Factors; Terminals and Facilities;
- Accession Number: 00149137
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Transportation Association of Canada
- Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: May 31 1977 12:00AM