A GUIDE ON SAFETY REST AREAS FOR THE NATIONAL SYSTEM OF INTERSTATE AND DEFENSE HIGHWAYS

CONTENTS: LOCATION AND DESIGN CRITERIA GENERAL LOCATION AND SPACING OF SITES SIZE OF SITES FACTORS IN SITE SELECTION LAYOUT AND DESIGN EXISTING SAFETY REST AREAS EXITS AND ENTRANCES PARKING SPACES SITE PATTERNS OTHER GENERAL FEATURES SIGNS CONVENIENCE AND COMFORT FACILITIES PROVISION OF CARETAKER'S QUARTERS AT SAFETY REST AREA COMBINATION WITH OTHER COLLATERAL FACILITIES SAFETY REST AREA AT ENTRANCE TO URBAN AREA SAFETY REST AREAS AT REMOTE RURAL INTERCHANGE EXAMPLES OF SAFETY REST AREAS EXAMPLES OF SAFETY REST AREA DESIGN WITH CONVENTIONAL EXIT AND ENTRANCE ARRANGEMENTS EXAMPLES OF SAFETY REST AREA DESIGN WITH EXIT ROADWAY FOLLOWING ENTRANCE ROADWAY EXAMPLES OF SAFETY REST AREA DESIGN WITH ENTRANCE ROADWAY CLOSE TO EXIT ROADWAY PLAN OF REST AREA LOCATED IN MEDIAN.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 40 Pp, 22 FIG, 7 PHOT
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Association of State Highway Officials

    Comm On Planning & Design Policies
    ,   USA 
  • Publication Date: 1968

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  • Accession Number: 00204744
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 9 1994 12:00AM