publication . Article . 2019

Investigations of driver’s speed at unsignalised pedestrian crossings

Ziolkowski Robert;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2019 Journal: MATEC Web of Conferences, volume 262, page 5,018 (eissn: 2261-236X, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: EDP Sciences
Abstract
<jats:p>Pedestrian crossings are critical places for road accidents involving pedestrians and motor vehicles. Due to the relation between speed and injury severe the driver’s speed has a crucial impact on pedestrian safety. In Poland the traffic-related death rate of unprotected road users is extremely high comparing to other countries of European Union even though the traffic law regulations require from drivers special attention and slowing down while approaching to the intersection and/or zebra pedestrian crossing area. The goal of the paper is to investigate driver’s speed while approaching to the pedestrian crossings located in mid-block areas and in inlet ...
Subjects
free text keywords: Transport engineering, Pedestrian, Computer science, Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General), TA1-2040
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