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Exploring the Science of Retroreflectivity: Curriculum for Grades 4 through 6
According to the United States Department of Commerce, careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) are growing faster than occupations in other areas. However, in-class academic concepts can seem ...
Safety Perceptions of Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) by the Blind and Visually Impaired
(Safety Through Disruption (SAFE-D) National University Transportation Center, 2018-10)
For individuals that are visually impaired, access to safe and reliable transportation can be a significant challenge. The limited menu of mobility options can culminate in a reduced quality of life and more difficulty ...
Sources and Mitigation of Bias in Big Data for Transportation Safety
(Safety Through Disruption (SAFE-D) National University Transportation Center, 2018-11)
Emerging big data resources and practices provide opportunities to improve transportation safety planning and outcomes. However, researchers and practitioners recognize that big data includes biases in who the data represents ...
Street Noise Relationship to Bicycling Road User Safety
(Safety Through Disruption (SAFE-D) National University Transportation Center, 2018-12)
Vulnerable road users, such as bicyclists, experience road noise directly. This study explored the relationship between bicycle crash risk and street-level road noise as measured in Austin, Texas and the Washington, D.C. ...