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Introduction to traffic signals

  • R. J. Salter
Chapter

Abstract

Traffic signals are used at many at-grade junctions, particularly in urban areas, to maximise traffic efficiency and safety by separating conflicting traffic movements in time.

Keywords

Traffic Flow Traffic Signal Advice Note Green Period Stop Line 
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References

  1. 1.
    Department of Transport, Requirements for the Installation of Traffic Signals and Associated Control Equipment, Advice Note TA13/81, London (1981)Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Department of Transport, Procedures for the Installation of Traffic Signals and Associated Equipment, Advice Note TA14/81, London (1981)Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Department of Transport, Pedestrian Facilities at Traffic Signal Installations, Advice Note TA15/81, London (1981)Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Department of Transport, General Principles for Control by Traffic Signals, Advice Note TA16/81, London (1981)Google Scholar

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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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