Fault Tree Analysis of a First Example Automated Freeway

This paper describes a fault tree analysis of an automated freeway and how conformity to safety criteria can be demonstrated by fault tree analysis. The system is initially explained, followed by a discussion of hazard analysis, fault tree, and an analysis of the results. Readers are advised to consult "Methods for Analysis of IVHS Safety: Final Report of MOU 19" by the author to acquire background information in regard to this report.

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    • Publication Date: 1991 California PATH Program, Institute of Transportation Studies University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, Calif.
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    Program on Advanced Technology for the Highway (Calif.)


    University of California, Berkeley

    California PATH Program, Institute of Transportation Studies
    Richmond Field Station, 1357 South 46th Street
    Richmond, CA  United States  94804-4648

    California Department of Transportation

    1120 N Street
    Sacramento, CA  United States  95814
  • Authors:
    • Hitchcock, Anthony
  • Publication Date: 1991


  • English

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  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Pagination: 14, A.34 p.
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  • Accession Number: 00796662
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UCB-ITS-PRR-91-14
  • Created Date: Aug 17 2000 12:00AM