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  • Safer roads for all

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    A report commissioned late last year has suggested various recommendations to make high-speed roads safer for...

  • Cycling on Higher Speed Roads

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    In July 2012 the Australian Bicycle Council and Austroads published Cycling on Higher Speed Roads . It is available...

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    RE:Speed dips instread of humps

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    Adam Many years ago on a road in a education institution, some dips were installed to reduce speed on the approach to a bridge ( sight distance over bridge was nothing useful ). While the...

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    RE:Speed dips instread of humps

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    I have not seen that style but one problem could be reduced visibility. A raised hump with pavement markings is easier to see than thin air. Another problem could be construction of the pavement...

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    Speed dips instread of humps

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    I have been advised that in the United States in some areas they have dips (not for stormwater conveyance) rather than speed humps. The width & depth is in relation to the signposted?? travel speed. ...

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