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Document type:
Magazinartikel 
Author(s):
Riggins, G.; Bertini, R.L.; Ackaah, W.; Margreiter, M. 
Title:
Evaluation of Driver Compliance to Displayed Variable Advisory Speed Limit Systems: Comparison between Germany and the U.S. 
Abstract:
Variable Speed Limit (VSL) and Variable Advisory Speed (VAS) systems are applications of a growing field of active traffic management systems (ATM). This technology aims to improve safety while reducing congestion and emissions. VSL is common on German freeways, harmonizing traffic flow during congestion and weather events. Portland, Oregon installed a VAS system (advisory meaning it is not automatically enforced) on an eleven km (7 mile) segment of heavily congested urban freeway. The Portland...    »
 
Journal title:
Transportation Research Procedia 
Year:
2016 
Journal volume:
15 
Reviewed:
ja 
Language:
en