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  Improving Hard Shoulder safety  
system   26. July 2013 at 13:01  ·  views: 58635  back to rraf

Project Background


This project will review progress in reducing the number and severity of accidents involving vehicles using motorway hard shoulders. This project will also take forward ideas recommended from earlier research.




Project Objectives


To update analysis of hard shoulder accidents on the motorway network. To provide maps of hard shoulder accidents on the network over the past five years. To take forward proposals for research and development on hard shoulder rumble strips. To take forward proposals for research and development on hard shoulder edge markings. To take forward proposals for research and development on refuges. To scope the possible benefits of increased legislation and enforcement.




Project Summary


A report containing accident data, analysis and proposals for off-road and on-road trials.

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research info
 
countries
GB 
topics
Enviroment, Energy & Resources
- other envoronmental issues
current project status
finished
budget
100k - 500k EUR
duration
> 24 months
project type
National
start date
01.12.2007
 
 
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