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An Overview of Methods and Key Findings from the NTDS: The Naturalistic Teenage Driving Study: Methods and Selected Findings
This paper summarizes the findings on novice teenage driving outcomes (e.g., crashes and risky driving behaviors) from the Naturalistic Teenage Driving Study. Method Survey and driving data from a data acquisition system ...
VTTI Annual Report, 2019 Fiscal Year
(Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI), 2019)
Learn more about VTTI's accomplishments during fiscal year 2019.
Determining Post-Earthquake Pavement Requirements for Christchurch, New Zealand
Christchurch and surrounding areas have been devastated by a series of earthquakes ranging in magnitude from 6.3 to 7.1 since 4th September 2010. The earthquakes caused widespread damage across the city to all state owned ...
Why Fixed Slip Devices Can Not Measure The Speed Gradient Due To The Pavement
This paper covers why measurements at various speeds with continuous friction measurement equipment (CFME) are not able to measure the speed - friction gradient of the pavement as determined by the macro-textural features ...
Data Driven Decision Making in Arkansas
This paper covers the development of the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department's selection process for District Maintenance activities. Communication between the District offices and the Asset Management ...
Methodology to Evaluate Teen Driver Training Programs : [brief]
(Wisconsin. Department of Transportation, 2014-03)
In the United States, teenage drivers are more at risk of being involved in crashes than any other age group. Statistics reveal a clear need for improving teenagers' driving skills, judgment and behavior. Driver education ...
Predictors of Crash Risk for Novice Drivers
Virginia Tech Transportation Institute Publications - Bibliography
(Virginia Tech. Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, 2015-08-10)
This bibliography lists approximately 695 publications authored by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute's faculty, staff, and collaborators from 1979 to 2015. These publications cover a range of topics including, but ...
Examination of the Current Practice of Lighting in Virginia: Nighttime Work Zones and Improving Safety Through the Development of Nighttime Lighting Specifications
(Virginia Transportation Research Council, 2017-09)
This project evaluated current nighttime work zone lighting practices for limited-access highways and primary routes in Virginia through (1) an on-site evaluation of lighting levels in work zones; (2) an illuminance ...