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Safety and Design of Unsignalized Intersections in France

  • J. M. Gambard
Conference paper

Summary

Extensive studies and experiments were recently undertaken in France with the aim of developing new concepts and criteria for junction design, especially regarding safety conditions.

The author presents the main results of these studies, as well as a general survey of French guidelines at their actual state of development for at-grade intersections and roundabouts.

Keywords

Traffic Volume Accident Risk Minor Road Central Island Injury Accident 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. M. Gambard
    • 1
  1. 1.Service d’Études Technique des Routes et AutoroutesFrance

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