V. TRAFFIC AND TRANSPORTATION

2. SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT

A. COMPLETED PROJECTS
1. Road Safety in Metropolitan City, Ahmedabad
Duration

March 2003 to May 2005
Gujarat Engineering Research Institute, Vadodara (R)

 

Present Status and Progress

• The research paper is submitted to IRC on 31-5-05.
• The research paper is under compliance of points raised by the experts from IRC

 
Findings/Conclusions
• The maximum accidents occurred nearby Railway Station and Ashram road.
• The accident prone locations be co-related with Traffic intensity.
• The future action plan for city is recommended to minimise accidents.
 
Limitations
No standard formula is applied for accident prone location.
 
Recommendations
The improvements and recommendations for accident prone locations will be suggested to AMC considering the present traffic for each road.