Essays about: "solutions for road safety and road accidents"

Found 5 essays containing the words solutions for road safety and road accidents.

  1. 1. Towards using microscopic traffic simulations for safety evaluation

    University essay from KTH/Fordonsdynamik

    Author : Edgar Tamayo Cascan; [2018]
    Keywords : Calibration; Microscopic Traffic Simulation; Multiple Objective; Genetic Algorithm; Traffic Flow; Highway Safety; Kalibrering; Mikroskopisk trafiksimulering; Flera objektiv; Genetisk algoritm; Trafikflöde; Motorvägsäkerhet;

    Abstract : Microscopic traffic simulation has become an important tool to investigate traffic efficiency and road safety. In order to produce meaningful results, incorporated driver behaviour models need to be carefully calibrated to represent real world conditions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Identifying patterns of pedestrian accidents of different severity levels in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Systemanalys och ekonomi

    Author : Chengxiang Shi; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Sweden is one of the leading countries in traffic safety, but pedestrians are vulnerable compared to other road users. “Vision zero” mission, which means no fatal or serious injury in road traffic system, has been the target of Sweden since 1997. As a result, more efforts should be put to reduce pedestrian accidents. READ MORE

  3. 3. Joint Radar and Communication Application for Trac Safety System

    University essay from KTH/Kommunikationsteori

    Author : Raul Quijada; [2011]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The concept of “smart” cars or intelligent vehicles is presented as one of the most promising solutions to reduce the high mortality rate that occurs on the world’s roads nowadays. Besides, the recent publication of standards as the European Standard for Intelligent Transportation System  (ITS) or the international standard IEEE 802. READ MORE

  4. 4. Road Traffic Safety Problem Based Learning Module

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Iuliana David; [2008]
    Keywords : Road traffic safety; PBL;

    Abstract : Road traffic safety has increasingly become in need of educated road safety professionals, as the number of accidents in the World Health Organization member countries exceeds one million. The profession itself is transitioning from experience based decision making to empirical, theoretical and mathematical based solutions. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Study on Children and School Pedestrians’ Safety in

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Veysel Dogan Akgul; [2008]
    Keywords : Child pedestrian safety; RSA; conflict technique; traffic safety; road safety;

    Abstract : Child pedestrian safety is one of the biggest safety issues regarding planning of a well arranged urban traffic. The fact that vulnerable road users suffer most from traffic incidents also raises concern for children. Children need special care while considering traffic safety. The factors are various that they differ from adults by many aspects. READ MORE