HSRC researchers and staff regularly publish findings in peer-reviewed journals and present research results at professional meetings and trade conferences in the fields of transportation, safety, research, and public health. The following includes some of HSRC’s most recent publications and presentations. Many of these presentations are from the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board in Washington, D.C. to which several HSRC staff traveled in January. To browse a complete list of recent HSRC publications and presentations, click here.
Foss, R., Martell, C. (2013). Did graduated driver licensing increase the number of newly licensed 18-year-old drivers in North Carolina? Presentation to the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board.
Hauer, E, Bonneson, J.A., Council, F.M., Srinivasan, R., Zegeer, C. (2012). Crash modification factors: Foundational issues. Transportation Research Record, 2279, 67-74.
Lan, B., Srinivasan, R. (2013). Safety evaluation of discontinuing late night flash operations at signalized intersections. Presentation to the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board.
Nicholas, D. (2012). Walk this way: From coast to coast, SROs utilize program to improve safety of students who walk or bike to school. The Journal of School Safety, Winter 2012, 30-33.
Persaud, B., Gross, F., Srinivasan, R. (2012). Evaluation of two treatments for reducing crashes related to traffic signal change intervals. Transportation Research Record, 2298, 38-45.
Poole, B. (2012). An Overview of Automated Enforcement Systems and Their Potential for Improving Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety. Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center White Paper Series.
Sandt, L., Foss, R. (2013). Teen driver trip characteristics before and after graduated driver licensing. Presentation to the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board.
Srinivasan, R. (2012). Safety evaluation of two treatments at signalized intersections in North Carolina. Presentation to the 38th International Forum on Traffic Records & Highway Information Systems, October 28-31, 2012, Biloxi, Mississippi.
Srinivasan, R., Carter, D., Smith, S., Lan, B. (2013). Safety evaluation of converting traffic signals from incandescent to LED bulbs. Presentation to the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board.
Srinivasan, R., Lyon, C., Persaud, B., Baek, J., Gross, F., Smith, S., Sundstrom, C. (2012) Crash modification factors for changing left turn phasing. Transportation Research Record, 2279, 108-117.
Wagner, L. (2012). Using health impact assessments to evaluate bicycle and pedestrian plans. Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center White Paper Series.
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