Road network operation management and road safety

Santiago (Chile), 11-13 April 2007

This international seminar was organized jointly by the PIARC Technical Committees 1.4 Management of Network Operations and 3.1 Road Safety.

Seminar proceedings

1

Human Factors in Road Design and Operation. Presentation by Mr. Armand Rouffaert, Head of Department, Belgium, Member of PIARC Committe 3.1 Road Safety

2

ITS and Road Safety in Finland. Mr. Aulis Nironen, Director Finnish Road Administration, Finland

3

Human Factors and Transportation Engineers. Elizabeth Alicandri, Director, Office of Safety Programs, United States Department of Transportation - Federal Highway Administration

4

Take Advantages of Infrastructure Technologies and Intelligent Vehicles to improve Road Safety. Mr. Lárus Ágústsson, Chief Engineer Road Safety, Area Centre Greather Copenhagen, Denmark

5

Intelligent Speed Adaptation (ISA) to improve Road Safety. Mr. Ake Larsson, Senior Expert in Road Safety, B.Sc. (Civ. Eng.) - Swedish Road and Traffic Inspectorate, Sweden

6

Road Safety Audit Guideline - Road Safety Manual. Mrs. Lise Founier, Ministère des Transports du Québec

7

Road Safety Inspections. Mr. Phil Allan, Government of South Australia

8

Low Cost Safety Countermeasures. Mr. Mike Greenhalgh, the Highways Agency, United Kingdom

9

The Basic Axioms of Engineering for a Safe Road Infrastructure. Presented by Mr. Lárus Ágústsson, Chief Engineer Road Safety, Area Centre Greather Copenhagen, Denmark

10

Speed cameras deployment in France and their impact on Road Safety. Mr. Patrick MALLEJACQ, French Ministry of Transport

11

Road Accident Data from the Point of View of Traffic Engineering. Dr. Péter Holló, Institute of Transport Sciences (KTI) Hungary

12

Road Safety Management in Developing Countries. Mr. Peter M.W. Elsenaar, Grsp Senior Advisor

13

Catalogue of Good and Bad Design Practice. Mr. Mike Greenhalgh, United Kingdom

14

Highway development safety and ITS in India. Mr. A.P. Bahadur, Chief Engineer in Ministry of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, Government of India

15

Road Safety Management in Spain: Experience with Low Cost Measures. Sr. Roberto Llamas Rubio, Jefe de Servicio Direccion General de Carreteras, Ministerio de Fomento

Seminar conclusions. Mr. Lárus Ágústsson, Chief Engineer Road Safety, Denmark

The Seminar