TRAFFIC ENGINEERING

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The new science of street design

If transportation officials embrace a new approach backed by science, safe and effective mobility no longer need conflict with the multidimensional role of streets as public spaces and with people’s varied modes of travel.
ROBERT STEUTEVILLEFEB. 23, 2016
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As traffic deaths rise, blame engineering dogma

US traffic deaths are rising again—fatalities jumped 8.1 percent in the first half of 2015
ROBERT STEUTEVILLEFEB. 3, 2015
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What traffic engineers can learn from doctors

Traffic engineers as a group have been much slower to recognize their erroneous techniques and replace them with less damaging practices.
ROBERT STEUTEVILLEDEC. 1, 2015