Speed-calming measures and their Effect on driving speed: Test of a new technique measuring speeds based on GNSS data

Niels Agerholm, Daniel Knudsen, Kajan Variyeswaran

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Abstract

Highlights
•Speed humps and chicanes are widespread speed-calming measures.
•Humps and chicanes have virtually the same reducing effect on mean speed.
•Chicanes reduce speed variation less than humps and might therefore be a less safe measure.
Original languageEnglish
JournalTransportation Research. Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour
Volume46
Issue numberB
Pages (from-to)263-270
Number of pages8
ISSN1369-8478
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Keywords

  • Traffic safety
  • Speeding
  • Speed calming
  • Speed hump
  • Floating Car Data
  • Chicanes

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In: Transportation Research. Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, Vol. 46, No. B, 2017, p. 263-270.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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