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Investigating Road Safety Impacts of Bus Priority Using Experimental Micro-Simulation Modeling

Posted ago by zavacki

The safety implications of implementing bus lanes on road corridors remain unclear given that findings from previous research have been mixed. The authors recent research demonstrated improvements in road safety resulting from bus priority in Melbourne however causal factors for …

Drivers’ Lane-Changing Behavior at Bus Stops on Three Lane Roadways

Posted ago by zavacki

Drivers’ lane changing violations at a curbside bus stop on an undivided three-lane roadway were investigated. Logit models were developed to determine contributing factors to the violations. Bicycle lane presence, low opposing traffic volume and longer bus dwell time at …

Analysis of Movable Bus Stop Boarding and Alighting Areas

Posted ago by zavacki

This study explored the feasibility of using movable and reusable boarding and alighting (B&A) pads at bus stops. Potential design alternatives in terms of materials and structural support for these pads were evaluated. The review focused on the existing and …