Countermeasures Prove Effective in Reducing Bicycle Collisions

Published by the Institute of Transportation Engineers, this case study provides insights and recommendation on the countermeasures implemented by the City of La Quinta to reduce bicycle related collisions.

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Low-Tech Technology Transfer Works

Nazir Lalani demonstrates the importance on on-site safety assessments in this TR News Magazine article.

Signalized Intersection Safety in Europe

Findings from the International Scanning Study Team (comprised of experts from The Federal Highway Administration, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, and National Cooperative Highway Research Program ) on their study of Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom to review innovative safety practices in planning, designing, operating, and maintaining signalized intersections.

Alternative Treatments for At-Grade Pedestrian Crossings

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This informational report, published by the Institute of Transportation Engineers, describes many treatments to improve both driver and pedestrian awareness in the vicinity of crosswalks at both intersections and mid-block locations.

NCHRP Report 562, “Improving Pedestrian Crossing Safety at Unsignalized Locations

Published by the Transportation Research Board, this report investigates the most effective treatments for reducing conflicts with vehicles at locations where pedestrians cross public streets.