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Publication Number:  FHWA-HRT-15-003  Vol. 78 • No. 5    Date:  March/April 2015
Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-15-003  Vol. 78 • No. 5
Date: March/April 2015



On the Frontlines of Innovation

by Jeffrey Paniati and Bud Wright

A State-based approach to adopting new technologies as standard practice puts transportation stakeholders in the driver’s seat.

Leading with Innovation at the Helm

by Michael W. Hancock

Kentucky uses practical, right-sized solutions to meet its transportation needs. Check out the benefits—they’re significant.

Putting Safety Solutions to the Test

by Darren Torbic, John Campbell, and Roya Amjadi

In an FHWA study, researchers evaluated the impacts of various countermeasures on real-world driving on rural roads.

The Science and Art of Putting Drivers under the Microscope

by Alicia Romo and C. Y. David Yang

Refining the questions, improving the collection of data, and evaluating the methods used to study the behavior of road users can help reduce driving errors and improve safety.

Clearing Crashes on Arterials

by Dave Bergner and Kimberly C. Vásconez

Local departments of public works and DOTs play a vital role in managing traffic incidents. But what exactly are they responsible for? And how can the TIM responder course help clarify their functions?



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