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Article Icon A Guide for Addressing Collisions Involving Unlicensed Drivers and Drivers with Suspended or Revoked Licenses
No matter how well our highways and vehicles are designed and maintained, ultimately highway safety depends upon the behavior of users, especially drivers. Every state has a driver-licensing program that is charged with ensuring that drivers who... more
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officals (AASHTO),
from NCHRP REPORT 500: Guidance for Implementation of the AASHTO Strategic Highway Safety Plan,2003
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Article Icon A Guide for Addressing Collisions with Trees in Hazardous Locations
One of the most common causes of fatal and severe injury crashes, on rural roads in particular, involves vehicles leaving the road and striking a fixed object. Trees are the objects most commonly struck in run-off-road (ROR) collisions, and tree... more
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officals (AASHTO),
from NCHRP REPORT 500: Guidance for Implementation of the AASHTO Strategic Highway Safety Plan,2003
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Article Icon A Guide for Addressing Head-On Collisions
This emphasis area addresses head-on crashes associated with highway (i.e., nonintersection) segments. A head-on crash typically occurs when a vehicle crosses a centerline or a median and crashes into an approaching vehicle. A head-on crash can... more
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officals (AASHTO),
from NCHRP REPORT 500: Guidance for Implementation of the AASHTO Strategic Highway Safety Plan,2003
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Article Icon A Guide for Reducing Collisions Involving Pedestrians
Recent experience and research has shown that a comprehensive approach is most effective in creating safer walking environments. Many pedestrian safety problems cannot be solved simply by addressing one of the "three Es" (engineering,... more
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officals (AASHTO),
from NCHRP REPORT 500: Guidance for Implementation of the AASHTO Strategic Highway Safety Plan,2004
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Article Icon FHWA University Course on Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation
The second edition of a set of resources that provides background materials for an undergraduate or graduate university course on bicycling and walking.
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Article Icon ITE Fact Sheet 1 - Overview of CSS
This fact sheet is the first in a series published by ITE on the publication "Context Sensitive Solutions in Designing Major Urban Thoroughfares," and is an overview of CSS.
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Article Icon ITE Fact Sheet 2 - A Framework for CSS in Urban Thoroughfare Design
This fact sheet is the second in a series published by ITE on the publication "Context Sensitive Solutions in Designing Major Urban Thoroughfares."
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Article Icon ITE Fact Sheet 3 - Design Controls in Context Sensitive Solutions
This fact sheet is the third in a series published by ITE on the publication "Context Sensitive Solutions in Designing Major Urban Thoroughfares."
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Article Icon ITE Fact Sheet 4 - Using Context Zones and Thoroughfare Types in Design
This fact sheet is the fourth in a series published by ITE on the publication "Context Sensitive Solutions in Designing Major Urban Thoroughfares."
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Article Icon ITE Fact Sheet 5 - Designing Boulevards and Avenues in Highly Urban Mixed-Use Areas
This fact sheet is the fifth in a series published by ITE on the publication "Context Sensitive Solutions in Designing Major Urban Thoroughfares."
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Article Icon ITE Fact Sheet 7 - Main Street Design
This fact sheet is the seventh in a series published by ITE on the publication "Context Sensitive Solutions in Designing Major Urban Thoroughfares."
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Website Icon Keeping It Simple: Easy Ways to Help Wildlife Along Roads
The purpose of this site is to highlight - for the transportation community and for the traveling public - easy ways of reducing highway impacts on wildlife.
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Article Icon Pedestrian Access to Roundabouts
This FHWA report explores double-lane roundabout accessibility issues for visually impaired pedestrians. The report examines the feasibility of a pavement treatment to alert blind pedestrians when vehicles have yielded to them. The report also... more
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Article Icon Pedestrian and Bicyclist Standards and Innovations in Large Central Cities
This report is a culmination of a year-long study reviewing the common challenges and opportunities that large central cities share in promoting bicycling and walking, and provides examples of best practices in various cities nationally and... more
Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and Management, January 2006 info tab icon
Website Icon Planning and Environment Linkages Website
This website highlights information developed and compiled by the FHWA and its partners that is designed to strengthen planning and environment linkages.
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Article Icon Safe Streets, Livable Streets
The belief that wide travel corridors, free of trees and other obstacles, are safe is challenged in this study that examines livable streetscape treatments and finds compelling evidence that suggests they may actually enhance the safety of urban... more
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Article Icon Safeways to School - The Role in Multi-Modal Planning
The Florida Department of Transportation has released a report that examines the relationship between multimodal transportation planning, school siting, and Floridas Safe Ways to School Program in order to identify ways to help meet the requirements... more
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Article Icon Technologies to Improve Consideration of Environmental Concerns in Transportation Decisions
TRBs National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Research Results Digest 304: Technologies to Improve Consideration of Environmental Concerns in Transportation Decisions describes eight technologies that may be used by transportation... more
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Article Icon USDOT Believes Travel Behavior Is Reaching Tipping Point
This USDOT report suggests that the U.S. has reached a point whereby mobility trends, socio-demographic conditions and travel behavior will result in reduced annual "vehicle miles of travel" (VMT) growth.
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Website Icon Visualization in Planning
An FHWA website where you can learn about noteworthy practices and innovative uses of visualization for transportation planning, and who to contact in FHWA about questions or issues on visualization in planning.
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