Tag Archives: bus transit

Investigating Road Safety Impacts of Bus Priority Using Experimental Micro-Simulation Modeling

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

The safety implications of implementing bus lanes on road corridors remain unclear given that findings from previous research have been mixed. The authors recent research demonstrated improvements in road safety resulting from bus priority in Melbourne however causal factors for …

Transit Retrofit Safety Package – Leveraging DSRC for Transit Safety

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

This paper describes how a team led by Battelle, on behalf of the Research and Innovative Technology Administration and Federal Transit Administration, has deployed 5 collision avoidance applications on University of Michigan transit buses, including two applications—one for pedestrian crosswalks …

Toolbox for Promoting the Bus Safety and Security Program in Your State

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

Client: Transportation Research Board (TRB)/ NCHRP Project 20-65 (02) The Toolbox for Promoting the Bus Safety and Security Program provides state departments of transportation and transit systems with resources and examples to assist them in developing and implementing bus system …