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World report on road traffic injury prevention, summary

Objectives: To create greater levels of awareness, commitment and informed decision-making, to contribute to a change in thinking about the nature of the problem of road traffic injuries and successful prevention, and to help strengthen institutions and create effective partnerships.

  • Author(s): World Health Organization (WHO)
  • Published: World Health Organization (WHO), 2004
  • Date: 05 Mar 2013
  • Format: Adobe Portable Document Format

Visual search for traffic signs: The effects of clutter, luminance and aging

Objectives: To determine if observers could reliably estimate visual clutter in driving scenes and if these estimates of clutter would predict the efficiency of visual search for traffic signs by younger and older drivers.

  • Author(s): G. Ho, C.T. Scialfa, J.K. Caird and T. Graw
  • Published: University of Calgary, Human Factors, Volume 43, No.2, 2001
  • Date: 07 Feb 2013
  • Format: Adobe Portable Document Format

Vehicle-activated signs – a large scale evaluation

Objectives: To assess the impact of vehicle activated signs on driver speed, RTI numbers and driver understanding of signs (including any regional differences).

  • Author(s): M. A. Winnett and A. H. Wheeler
  • Published: TRL, 2002
  • Date: 07 Feb 2013
  • Format: Adobe Portable Document Format

Variable speed limits through roadworks

Objectives: “To identify technology and procedures that can be used to minimise the disruption experienced by road users, due to roadworks, whilst maintaining safety.”

  • Author(s): J. Uff
  • Published: Unpublished (2010)
  • Date: 04 Feb 2013
  • Format: Web Page Link

Variable speed limit: A microscopic analysis in a connected vehicle environment

An investigation of a Variable Speed Limit control algorithm using a microscopic approach by focusing on individual driver’s behaviour through the use of a Model Predictive Control (MPC) approach

  • Author(s): hondaker, B., Kattan, L.
  • Published: Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, Volume 58, Part A, September 2015
  • Date: 05 May 2017
  • Format: Web Page Link