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DEM SIMULATIONS OF PUNCH TESTS FOR THE MECHANICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF CORTICAL MESHES (Paper 926)

Steel cortical meshes are widely used to reduce the hazards of slopes in mountain regions. The role of Steel cortical meshes to prevent the detachment of rocky fragments and blocks from the surface of the rock masses thereby increasing the safety for nearby people, infrastructures, road assets etc i ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: Fabio Gabrieli, Antonio Pol, Klaus Thoeni, Nicola Mazzon, Marco Deana, Organization: Maccaferri Environmental Solutions Pvt Ltd., Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change, General

Vaccines for Roads - iRAP Bid Data Tool

Brochure presenting the Vaccines for Roads IV by iRAP. More info and resources can be accessed here: https://www.vaccinesforroads.org/  ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: iRAP, Organization: iRAP, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety, Urban Mobility, General

SaferAfrica Newsletter n. 2 - January 2018

SaferAfrica Newsletter issue aims to disseminate project updates as well as news and comments on road safety management. It is developed and compiled with contributions from the SaferAfrica Consortium Partners and relevant stakeholders. In this issue: Road Safety Data Capturing and Management Chall ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: Various, Organization: SaferAfrica, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety

SaferAfrica Newsletter n.1 - July 2017

SaferAfrica Newsletter issue aims to disseminate project updates as well as news and comments on road safety management. It is developed and compiled with contributions from the SaferAfrica Consortium Partners and relevant stakeholders. In this issue: New Network of Regional Road Safety Observatori ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: Various, Organization: SaferAfrica, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety

MOVING TOWARDS SAFER SPEED: A NEW DIRECTION IN SPEED MANAGEMENT IN QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA (Paper 765)

Speed in Queensland is managed in accordance with the methodology provided in the Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) Part 4, which is based on Australian Standard 1742.4. The methodology considers the function of road, prevailing speed, road and roadside environment and crashes. For s ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: Andrew Pine, Sam Atabak, Simon Harrison, Partha Parajull and Peta Peterson, Organization: Queensland Government, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety

Abu Dhabi Road Safety Strategy 2016 – 2020 (Towards Vision Zero)

The document is an overview of the AD 2016 to 2020 Road Safety Strategy and a review of the targets achieved from the earlier Road Safety Strategy.  The document has been submitted in the form of a case study in the framework of work being carried out by Project Group 2 "Safer Roads and ...Read more
Type: Case Studies, Author: Abu Dhabi Municipality, Organization: Abu Dhabi Municipality, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Governance, Road Safety, Urban Mobility

Comparison of Road Traffic Crash Scenario in Mega, Medium and Small Sized Indian Cities (Paper 680)

The burden of Road Traffic Injuries in India has been rising as the number of deaths has more than doubled from 1991 through 2011. Thus it is imperative that the issues are figured out at the root level so that timely actions can be taken to avoid worsening the scenarios. The paper examines the imme ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: Kirat Kaur Dhanoa, Geetam Tiwari and Manoj Malayath, Organization: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety

Cause of injury investigation and black spot identification: Experience from AIIMS Trauma Center

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 17 Nov. 2017 in Special Session: Post Crash Care, from 12h00 to 13h30 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Santosh Mahindrakar, Organization: JPNATC,AIIMS New Delhi, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): General

Current Status of Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Courses in India and Future Directions

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 17 Nov. 2017 in Special Session: Post Crash Care, from 12h00 to 13h30 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Dinesh Bagaria, Organization: JPNATC, AIIMS, New Delhi, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): General

Reducing the burden of injury in India and Australia through the development and piloting of improved system of care

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 17 Nov. 2017 in Special Session: Post Crash Care, from 12h00 to 13h30 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Ankita Sharma, Organization: JPNATC,AIIMS New Delhi, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): General