Safety Evaluation of Offset Improvements for Left-turn LanesWebsite or Online Data - 2009
"The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) organized a pooled fund study of 26 States to evaluate low-cost safety strategies as part of its strategic highway safety effort. One of the strategies chosen to be evaluated for this study was offset improvements for left-turn lanes. This strategy is intended to reduce the frequency of crashes by providing better visibility for drivers that are turning left. The safety effectiveness of this strategy has not been thoroughly documented, and this study is an attempt to provide an evaluation through scientifically rigorous procedures"--Technical report documentation p.
Publisher: McLean, VA : U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center, Research, Development and Technology, 
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 39 p.) : ill. (some col.)
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