V. TRAFFIC AND TRANSPORTATION

2. SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT

Summary

Research works reported in the area of Safety and Environment under the broad area of Traffic and Transportation include, Road safety measures, audit and education, Consulting services for road safety audit, Studies on accident costing, Comparative study of Accident Risk Index (ARI), Study of two-wheeler accidents, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) studies, Environmental impact of road transport, Road accident modeling for highway development and management in developing countries, Study of helmet preference, Use of seat belt by car users, Overtaking behaviour of motor vehicles in urban areas and Study of spot speed in the city and rural sections of highways.

SALIENT POINTS FOR DISCUSSION
1. Road Safety in Metropolitan Cities / towns
2. Road Safety Audit
3. Road Safety Education
4. Environmental Impact Assessment Studies
5. Accident Studies and Costing
6. Road Accident Modelling
7. Overtaking Behaviour of Motor Vehicles