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Warning Sign Legends for Emergency Incidents

Project Information

Project ID: 
FHWA-PROJ-13-0093
Project Abstract: 

This project will conduct simulation and field evaluations using motorists and first responders as to the effectiveness of various text and symbol sign designs deployed by first responders such as fire, emergency medical services, and police for the purpose of Traffic Incident management and in the prevention of secondary crashes.

Goals:

To provide empirical evidence of the effectiveness of various types of signs deployed by first responders for Temporary Traffic Management.  

Research HUB ID: 
8874
Project Status: 
Completed
Project Funding Amount (Contract Award Amount): 
$0
Start Date: 
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
End Date: 
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Public Access Plan: 
No
FHWA AMRP Program: 
Safety
FHWA AMRP Activity: 
Human Factors Analytics
FHWA Activity: 
Human Factors, Speed Management

Contact Information

Team: 
Human Factors Team
Office:
Office of Safety Research and Development
Office Code: 
HRDS-30

Management Organizations

Partners and Other Sponsor/Managing/Performing Organizations: 
Organization Role: 
Partner: Technical
Organization: 

Deliverables