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Accession Number PB2012-917003
Title Wrong-Way Driving. Special Investigation Report.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 77p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract This special investigation report looks at one of the most serious types of accidents that occur on our highways: these are collisions involving vehicles traveling the wrong way on high speed divided highways. The goal of this investigative project is to identify relevant safety recommendations to prevent wrong-way collisions on such highways and access ramps. The investigations included in this report take a focused view of the driver and highway issues affecting wrong-way collisions.
Keywords Access ramps
Accident prevention
Countermeasures
Highway design
Interchanges
Roadways
Safety measures
Traffic control devices
Traffic management
Traffic safety
Wrong way driving

 
Source Agency National Transportation Safety Board
NTIS Subject Category 43G - Transportation
91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
85H - Road Transportation
85D - Transportation Safety
Corporate Author National Transportation Safety Board, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1307
Contract Number N/A

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