Category: Safety

Traffic Calming: What Are the Most Effective Techniques?

There’s no doubt that slower vehicles make roads safer for pedestrians, bicyclists, and other motorists, but what’s the best way to persuade motorists to reduce speeds without creating traffic congestion? Traffic calming techniques use physical devices to accomplish these goals. In this article, we will take a closer look at

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How to Design Effective Mid-Block Traffic Crossings

It’s easy to assume that pedestrians will cross roadways at established intersections, but in reality, pedestrians rarely go out of their way to cross at an intersection. Most pedestrians will take the most direct route possible unless they’re rewarded with a far superior crossing by going out of their way.

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