Highway Research Record

V. TRAFFIC AND TRANSPORTATION
2. SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT
ON GOING PROJECTS
Road Safety in Metropolitan City, Ahmedabad

Date of Start:October 1999.
Gujarat Engineering Research Institute, Vadodara (R)

Present Status and Progress
Recommendations for Accident Prone Locations are suggested.

Findings/ Conclusions
(i) The maximum accidents are occurred nearby railway station and Ashram road.
(ii) The accident prone locations be co-related with traffic intensity.
(iii) The future action plan for city is recommended to minimise accidents.
(iv) No standard formula is applied for accident prone location.

Recommendation
The improvements and recommendations for accident prone locations will be done considering the present traffic for each road.