• TRB 99th Annual Meeting

      January 12–16, 2020

    • Interactive Program

2020

Annual Meeting Event Detail




Workshop 1033

The Nexus of Speed Management and Human Factors as a Focal Point of Safe Systems

Sunday 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
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Workshop
Joseph Marek, Clackamas County,
Offer Grembek, University of California, Berkeley

Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Transportation Safety Management Systems (ANB10)
Standing Committee on Vehicle User Characteristics (AND10)

Speed management is a core principle of Safe Systems—a holistic view of safety recognizing that road users will make safety-critical errors, but that those events should not result in death. Although professionals consider environment, vehicle, and road user factors to reduce speeding, knowledge about human factors is underutilized. Incorporating human factors into speed management practices can reduce inherent road user misjudgment as well as the elevated levels of kinetic energy created by speeding.



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Title Presentation Number
Safe Systems and Speed
Seth Lajeunesse, UNC Highway Safety Research Center
P20-21310
Human Factors, Legal and Culture Aspects
Jennifer Oxley, Monash University Accident Research Centre
P20-21312
Posted Speed Limit Trends
Kay Fitzpatrick, Texas A&M Transportation Institute
P20-21314
Road Design Related to Speed Management
Leah Shahum, Vision Zero Network
P20-21316
Vehicle Factors
David Harkey, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
P20-21317
Foundation for the Future- Safe Systems Approach to Speed
Robert Wunderlich, Texas A&M Transportation Institute
P20-21319