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Accession Number PB2014-102254
Title New Ideas for Safety: Annual Report of the Safety IDEA Program, January 2014.
Publication Date Jan 2014
Media Count 45p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The Safety IDEA (Innovations Deserving Exploratory Analysis) Program supports development and testing of new and innovative concepts and methods for improving railroad safety or performance. The program funds research and development of promising approaches that have the potential for advancing railroad practice. The Safety IDEA Program is funded by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and is managed by the Transportation Research Board. This summary report describes the projects funded by the Safety IDEA program, including active and completed projects. A listing of completed Safety IDEA projects and final reports follows.
Keywords Commercial vehicles
Driver Alertness Indication System(DAISY)
Driver safety
Innovations Deserving Exploratory Analysis(IDEA)
Motor vehicles
Transportation safety

Source Agency Federal Railroad Administration
National Academy of Science Transportation Research Board
NTIS Subject Category 85H - Road Transportation
91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
43G - Transportation
Corporate Author Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC. IDEA Programs.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1408
Contract Number N/A

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