This report presents abridged versions of several papers that were given at an earlier symposium on the subject of driving under adverse visibility conditions. Topics covered include among others: safe driving in fog, international efforts in solving reduced visibility problems, Wyoming's experience with reduced visibility, fog research in Oregon, visibility in blowing snow, improving the conspicuity of highway-rail grade crossing signals, and Arizona's dust signing system. A summary of the major topics covered are highlighted, as well as a summary of the necessary steps for dealing successfully with limited visibility conditions. Finally, a listing of research topics felt to be necessary to shed further light on limited visibility conditions is presented.

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  • Publication Date: 1978-3

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  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 19 p.
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  • Accession Number: 00173948
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: May 18 1978 12:00AM