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A New Model to Identify High-Risk Corridors for Safety Measures within Iranian Roads Network (Presentation 614)

From the managerial perspective, it is inevitable to devise an operational plan based on top priorities due to limited resources, diversity of measures and high costs needed to improve safety in infrastructure. From the perspective of safety management, top priority is given to measures leaving &lrm ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Mehdi Mokhber, J. Hedayati and Nikkhan, Organization: RMTO, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety

The need for improving Urban Mobility for all in sustainable manner through Integrated Transport System (Presentation 744)

The author has attempted to bring out the significance of mobility in city life. It has discussed how pace of urbanisation and growth of income/affluence has tolled upon mobility because of exponential growth of vehicular population which created congestion, parking problems, inequitable use of road ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: B. C. Datta, Organization: NCR Planning Board, GoI, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Urban Mobility, Intelligent Transport Systems, General

Highway Capacity Standard in India – A Political Agenda (Presentation 856)

India, like many other developing countries, has heterogeneous traffic, which is a totally different environment from any developed nation. Although many countries in the world still use the US Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) as the standard for their road developments, India does not seem akin to thi ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Vijaya Prasad Saxena and P. K. Sikdar, Organization: Intercontinental Consultants and Technocrats Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Urban Mobility, Intelligent Transport Systems, General

Accessibility Network Development for TOD along proposed BRT Corridor in Dhaka (Presentation 853)

Cities in the developing world are faced with a challenge from the transport intensive land use development focused on personalized modes. Transit Oriented Development (TOD) is considered to be one of the most promising alternative city development strategies focusing on use of public transport. How ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: P.K. Sikdar and Swarup Mukherjee, Organization: Intercontinental Consultants and Technocrats Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Urban Mobility, Intelligent Transport Systems, General

Planning the metropolitan cities of the future: Mobility and the opportunity of the autonomous vehicle

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 16 Nov. 2017 in Parallel Sessions VIII : IRF Young Professionals Lab - Moving into the Future: Mobility, Liveable Cities and Big Data, from 16h30 to 18h00 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Eloi Artau, Organization: AMB - Area Metropolitana de Barcelona, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety

Data driven Data driven prioritisation of road maintenance activities

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 16 Nov. 2017 in Parallel Sessions VIII : IRF Young Professionals Lab - Moving into the Future: Mobility, Liveable Cities and Big Data, from 16h30 to 18h00 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Matthew Townshend and Don Ross , Organization: University of Cape Town , Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety

IRF Young Professionals Lab - Moving into the Future: Mobility, Liveable Cities and Big Data

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 16 Nov. 2017 in Parallel Sessions VIII : IRF Young Professionals Lab - Moving into the Future: Mobility, Liveable Cities and Big Data, from 16h30 to 18h00 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Ana María de la Parra and Melinda Matyas, Organization: Various, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety

Impact of Helmet Advocacy And Enforcement In Rajasthan (Presentation 762)

The Center for Road Safety at the Sardar Patel University of Police (SPUP), Security and Criminal Justice has started implementing a project to improve road safety in the state of Rajasthan, India.  The specific objectives of this study was to record the impact of helmet use advocacy and legisl ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Prerana Arora Singh and Atiq Ahmed, Organization: Sardar Patel University of Police (Rajasthan), Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety

Determination of Crash Barrier Runout Lengths for Expressways in India Based on Crash Data Analysis (Presentation 844)

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi An analysis of crash data from the Mumbai Pune Expressway between October 2012 and September 2016 (4 years) showed that 51% of the crashes (390 out of 773) investigated were run-off from road crashes. Of the 390 run-off road crashes, 6 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Vernon Chinnaduri, Organization: JP Research India Pvt. Ltd., Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety

Wet Reflectivity in Road Markings - Asia Pacific Region

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 16 Nov. 2017 in Parallel Sessions VIII : Safer Roads, from 16h30 to 18h00 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Kim Leong Tan, Organization: 3M, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety