Roundabout intersections

  • R. J. Salter


At low/medium levels of traffic flow the control of traffic movements at intersections may be achieved by priority control. As has been discussed previously the form of priority control in the UK is that minor road vehicles give way to major road vehicles. On the continent of Europe nearside priority is sometimes used where vehicles give way to traffic approaching from the right while in Australia off-side priority is used.


Queue Length Highway Traffic Entry Flow Priority Control Central Island 
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© Y. Salter and N. B. Hounsell 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. J. Salter
    • 1
  1. 1.University of BradfordUK

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