VEHICLE LIMITS FOR ROAD SAFETY AND ROAD PROTECTION

The staturory limitations placed upon registeried motor vehicles by road authorities falls into one of two groups: those limiting the mass tire pressure which are related to the strength of road pavements and bridges, and those limiting vehicle dimensions such as length, width, axle spacing and turning circle, which are related to the width of roads and bridges, the shape and curvature of the road and the general layout of intersections. The more important limitations applying in each Australian state and territory and summarized and discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Association of Australian State Road Auth

    323 Castlereagh Street
    Sydney, New South Wales,   Australia 
  • Publication Date: 1974

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: 15 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00188448
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 12 1979 12:00AM