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by brian
Mon Jul 20, 2009 12:03 pm
Forum: Human Factors
Topic: Typical Vehicle turn radius
Replies: 1
Views: 2457

Re: Typical Vehicle turn radius

A: What constitutes 'typical' is a function of the 1) Turn , 2) Vehicle and 3) Driver : 1) Turn : ‘typical' turning maneuvers are considered in the design process. Consult the AASHTO green book (or similar roadway/intersection design book) for definitions of what constituted 'typical'. Generally 'ty...
by brian
Tue Jul 14, 2009 3:52 pm
Forum: Crash Reconstruction & Investigation News
Topic: Real Life ‘Wrong way vehicle’ experience
Replies: 1
Views: 2641

Real Life ‘Wrong way vehicle’ experience

July 2009: Working in the Accident reconstruction/Vehicle Dynamics field, I always drive defensively knowing the possible consequences of highway collisions. A recent incident reminded me how close each of us is to possible injury and/or death when on the road: I was awoken at around 3 am on Saturda...