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NCHRP Project 17-35: Evaluation of Safety Strategies at Signalized Intersections

 

 

Evaluations of Low Cost Safety Improvements Pooled Fund Study

 

Agenda for the 2007 FHWA Low Cost Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

Day 1:

Tuesday, June 19

8:30 – 8:50

Welcome, Introduction, and Objectives for Meeting

FHWA Safety Management, Office of Safety Research and Development Roya Amjadi, and Dr. Carol Tan

Welcome and Introduction

Introduction for new COTM

Objectives for Meeting

8:50 – 9:15

Driving Simulation, Dr. Tom Granda

9:15-9:30

Analytical Basics of Before-After Studies, Dr. Bhagwant Persaud

9:30 – 10:30

Results of Evaluations 1-4

STOP Signs with Increased Retroreflectivity, Dr. Bhagwant Persaud

Flashing Beacons, Dr. Raghavan Srinivasan

10:30 – 10:45

Break

10:45– 11:30

Results of Evaluations 1-4 (Cont'd)

STOP AHEAD Pavement Markings, Dr. Frank Gross

Two-way Left Turn Lanes, Craig Lyon

11:30– 12:00

Iowa TWLTL Study, Tom Welch

12:00 – 1:00

Lunch

1:00 – 1:30

Travel to Turner-Fairbank  

1:30 – 2:30

Simulation Demonstration and Tour, Dr. Tom Granda

2:30 – 3:00

Return to National Highway Institute

3:00 – 5:00

Discussion of Simulation Project 

5:00

Day 1 Meeting Adjournment

DAY 2:

Wednesday, June 20, 2007

8:30 – 9:00

Marketing Plan, Vicki Glenn

Marketing Plan for Evaluations 1-4

Comments and Feedback 

9:00 – 10:30

Evaluations 5-8

Lane versus Shoulder Widths, Drs. Frank Gross and Paul Jovanis

Advance Street Name Signs, Dr. James Jenness

Offset Left-turn Lanes, Nancy Lefler

10:30 – 10:45

Break

10:45 – 11:30

Evaluations 5-8 (Cont'd)

Shoulder and Centerline Rumble Strips/Stripes in Missouri, Dr. Frank Gross and Bill Stone (via phone)

Additional Data Sources / Data Collection Issues, Kim Eccles

11:30 – 12:00

State Data Collection Issues, Tom Welch

12:00 – 1:00

Lunch

1:00 – 2:00

Related NCHRP Studies

NCHRP 17-35: Signalized Intersections, Dr. Raghavan Srinivasan

NCHRP 17-25:  Crash Reductions, Kim Eccles

2:00 – 3:00

Future Direction of the Pooled Fund Study, Michael Trentacoste, and Roya Amjadi

3:00 – 4:00

Other State Efforts

Cable Barriers in Oklahoma, James Montgomery

NCDOT Low Cost Evaluations, Shawn Troy

Advance Warning Flashers in Maryland, Ron Lipps (by proxy)

4:00   

Meeting Wrap-up