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Author Trojanowski, Piotr
Affiliation West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin Faculty of Maritime Technology and Transport 17 Piastów Ave., 70-310 Szczecin, Poland
E-mail piotr.trojanowski@zut.edu.pl
ISSN printed 1733-8670
URI http://repository.scientific-journals.eu/handle/123456789/2639
Abstract The constant development of transport systems and the extensive activities related to the safety of its users necessitate the development of methods for assessing the impact of road infrastructure expansion/modernization on road safety. The objective of this paper is to elaborate the concept of such an assessment, which will form part of the author’s activities aimed at creating a methodology for a comprehensive analysis of the operational reliability of transport systems. The concept of assessing the impact of road infrastructure development on road safety presented in this paper refers to the GAMAB and Road Safety Impact Assessment methods from the subject literature. Our method is based on a comparative analysis of the condition of road infrastructure before and following its expansion/modernization, based on commonly available data, which constitutes the main advantage of the concept presented in this paper. Furthermore, the coefficients for occurrence of adverse road events were determined, and then conclusions drawn on this basis. The acquired results constitute an argument for the correctness of the presented concept.
Pages 23-28
Publisher Scientific Journals Maritime University of Szczecin, Zeszyty Naukowe Akademia Morska w Szczecinie
Keywords road infrastructure
Keywords road traffic safety
Keywords road transport
Keywords transport infrastructure
Keywords civil traffic engineering
Keywords transport systems
Keywords risk analysis
Title Comparative analysis of the impact of road infrastructure development on road safety – a case study
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ISSN on-line 2392-0378
Language English
Funding No data
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DOI 10.17402/436
Published 2020-09-16
Accepted 2020-09-15
Recieved 2020-09-13


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