Essays about: "Road Safety"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 250 essays containing the words Road Safety.

  1. 1. The myths and hazardous life of asphalt labourer : A pre-study on work environment and gender equality in the asphalt paving industry

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Pipar Julia Bahri; [2020]
    Keywords : Asphalt; road construction; male-dominated industries; safety work; gender equality; microwave heater; attractive workplace; Asfalt; vägarbete; mansdominerade industrier; säkerhetsarbete; jämställdhet; mikrovågsvärmare; attraktiva arbetsplatser;

    Abstract : Road construction work is often regarded to be a dirty and strenuous job. The asphalt paving industry is male-dominated with a low percentage of women. This master thesis is part of Human Work Sciences at Luleå University of Technology's participation in the SMMART (Swedish Magnetite Microwave Asphalt Road Technology) project. READ MORE

  2. 2. Platoon Coordination under Signal Temporal Logic Specifications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Akash Singh; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Autonomous Driving has been hailed as one of the biggest game-changers for solving a lots of problems of the future, such as traffic congestion, efficiency of transportation, carbon emissions, road safety etc. Vehicle platooning has been a well studied idea in this field for efficient highway driving, which has been around since a few decades now. READ MORE

  3. 3. Stadsgatans utformning : en undersökning av faktorerna som styr gatans utformning och om shared space i en framtida förtätad stad

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Zara Persson; [2020]
    Keywords : bilsamhället; stadsplanering; gatuutformning; hållbarhet; shared space; förtätning;

    Abstract : I takt med att staden ska bli mer hållbar och urbaniseringen gör att staden förtätas kan nya prioriteringar behöva göras. Hållbara transportmedel så som gående, cykel och kollektivtrafik kan behöva större utrymme i en förtätad stad och bilens framkomlighet kan behöva begränsas. READ MORE

  4. 4. Injury prevention in vehicle side collisions

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI)

    Author : Olof Lidström; Oscar Edling; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In America around 30% of all fatal car collisions are a result of side collisions. Furthermore, in Europe between 28% to 38% of all side collisions results in serious injury or death. There are existing protection systems to minimize the risk of injury. READ MORE

  5. 5. Development and Implementation of Drive Away Release Function for a Vehicle

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Fordonssystem; Linköpings universitet/Fordonssystem

    Author : Gustav Astré; Joakim Edman; [2020]
    Keywords : Vehicle Drive-off; Drive Away Release; Hill Start Assist;

    Abstract : As autonomy increases in today’s vehicles, the demands increase on both safety and comfort functions. Vehicle Hold, which holds the vehicle stationary without requiring the driver to press the brake pedal, is an example of such as function. READ MORE