EMERGENCY ESCAPE RAMPS FOR RUNAWAY HEAVY VEHICLES

This article summarizes the findings of the State-of-the-Practice Report on truck escape lanes which was developed by the Tennessee Department of Transportation for the Federal Highway Administration's Implementation Division. It also includes an example of the development of a truck escape ramp in the Siskiyou Mountains of southern Oregon.

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    Federal Highway Administration

    Office of Research and Development, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Williams Jr, E C
    • Skinner, H B
    • Young, J N
  • Publication Date: 1979-3

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  • Accession Number: 00196287
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-025 869
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 15 1979 12:00AM