Credit: 8 PDH
Course Fee: $120.00
“Attention NYS Engineers and Land Surveyors: This course is approved for NYS licensed engineers only”
Nearly 25 percent of fatal crashes occur at or near a horizontal curve. Hence, addressing the safety problem at horizontal curves is one of the 22 emphasised areas of the Strategic Highway Safety Plan prepared by AASHTO. Also, crashes at horizontal curves are a big component of the road departure crash problem, which is one of FHWA’s three focus areas.
Upon completion of this course the participant will learn:
Practical information on low-cost treatments, that can be applied at horizontal curves, to address identified or potential safety problems.
Some of the basic treatment are as follow:
Review the quiz before studying the course.
Course Author: US Department of Transportation