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EuroNCAP: the European New Car Assessment Programme

This is the official website of the European New Car Assessment Programme, which provides motoring consumers with a realistic and independent assessment of the safety performance of some of the most popular cars sold in Europe. Established in 1997 and now backed by five European Governments, the Eur ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: EuroNCap, Organization: GRSP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Road Safety

A Manual of Road Lighting in Developing Countries

This manual is intended to help the local engineer understand the basics of good roadway lighting and achieve some of its benefits; it is not addressed to the professional lighting engineer or consultant. It cannot give definitive 'best buys' for the enormous range of conditions and situations which ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: TRL, Organization: GRSP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Road Safety

Overseas Road Note 21: Enhancing the mobility of disabled people: Guidelines for practitioners

Overseas Road Note 21 “Enhancing the mobility of disabled people: Guidelines for Practitioners” is aimed at improving access to transport and hence reducing mobility barriers of disabled and poor people in both rural and urban areas of developing and transition countries. Although basic ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: TRL, Organization: GRSP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Road Safety

CaSE Highway Design Note 4: Roadside, Village and Ribbon Development

This design note is an outcome of the Cost and Safety Efficient Design for Rural Highways in Developing Countries Project. The project aims to identify safe and cost-effective engineering designs. This note provides technical information for the planning of road-side structures and development, and ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: TRL, Organization: GRSP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Road Safety

CaSE Highway Design Note 3: Vulnerable Road Users

This design note is an outcome of the Cost and Safety Efficient Design for Rural Highways in Developing Countries Project. The project aims to identify safe and cost-effective engineering designs. This note provides technical information on the engineering of a road that is safe for pedestrians to w ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: TRL, Organization: GRSP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Road Safety

CaSE Highway Design Note 2: Horizontal Curves

This design note is an outcome of the Cost and Safety Efficient Design for Rural Highways in Developing Countries Project. The project aims to identify safe and cost-effective engineering designs. This note gives technical engineering information on building and planning roads with safe horizontal c ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: TRL, Organization: GRSP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Road Safety

CaSE Highway Design Note 1: Surface Water Drainage Channels

This design note is an outcome of the Cost and Safety Efficient Design for Rural Highways in Developing Countries Project. The project aims to identify safe and cost-effective engineering designs. This note gives technical engineering information on building safe and effective drainage channels alon ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: TRL, Organization: GRSP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Road Safety

Towards Safer Roads in Developing Countries : A Guide for Planners and Engineers

This document outlines the different stages involved in planning and designing road networks and introduces safety conscious design principles so that professionals and decision-makers in developing countries can be given some practical guidance on how to make their road networks safer. Guidance on ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: TRL, Organization: GRSP, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Road Safety

Greater Dublin Area Travel Demand Management Study

A viable travel demand management package and programme, capable of implementation in the short to medium term, has been prepared for the Greater Dublin Area. It is the result of extensive research of best practice internationally and locally, consultation and the assessment of the performance of a ...Read more
Type: General Knowledge, Author: Booz Allen Hamilton Ltd, Organization: Dublin Transportation Office, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Urban Mobility

Travel Demand Management: Some insights

This presentation provides a short definition of Travel Demand Management and its parameters with a few examples of potential and past experiences (11 slides). ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Thomas GUÉRET, Organization: International Energy Agency, Published in 2009
Related theme(s): Urban Mobility