Tag Archives: Light rail transit grade crossings

Pedestrian Street Crossing Behavior Near an At-Grade Transit Stop in an Urban Center When a Train is Present

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Urban centers often have public transportation stations near busy streets, in locations where potential users may have to cross a street to board the train. Depending on the station location, the traffic and pedestrian density, and frequency of service, pedestrian …

A Ten Year Review of Light Rail Crash Patterns Based on Alignment and Operational Configuration Type

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This paper presents an analysis of crashes between motor vehicles and light rail vehicles at light rail crossings that occurred on nine transit systems that have been in continuous operation for the years 2000 through 2009 and that responded to …