AN EVALUATION OF DESIGN CRITERIA FOR OPERATING TRUCKS SAFELY ON GRADES

This paper is concerned with the evaluation of design criteria relating truck operating characteristics on grades to the implementation of truck climbing lanes. The evaluation is specifically concerned with truck operating characteristics on grades, truck weight-horsepower rations as they pertain to truck operating characteristics and design criteria for climbing lanes.

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  • Authors:
    • Glennon, John C
  • Publication Date: 1970

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  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: pp 93-112
  • Monograph Title: Relationships of highway geometry to traffic accidents
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  • Accession Number: 01045522
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Apr 2 2007 12:23PM