Comprehensive Human Factors Guidelines for Road Systems

This document examines the recommended content, format, organization, and capabilities of the planned Human Factors Guidelines (HFG). The report includes an outline of the document and a detailed work plan for development of the first edition of the guidelines. The report also includes a draft "Introduction" and one sample chapter of the HFG. The HFG is being developed to help facilitate safe roadway design and operational decisions.

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  • Authors:
    • Hanscom, Fred
    • Smiley, Alison
    • Llaneras, Robert
    • Lerner, Neil
  • Publication Date: 2005-3


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Appendices; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 133p
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    Open Access (libre)

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Guidelines; Highway design; Human factors; Traffic control
  • Subject Areas: Design; Highways; Operations and Traffic Management; Planning and Forecasting; Safety and Human Factors; I21: Planning of Transport Infrastructure; I73: Traffic Control; I83: Accidents and the Human Factor;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01000452
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Project 17-18(08)
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: May 26 2005 12:01PM