TITLE

Use all lanes

AUTHOR(S)
Waygood, Rex
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);7/25/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7632, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on a letter by David Shaw published in the periodical 'The Engineer' regarding the speed limit in Great Britain. Minimum safe separation distance; Capacity of roads; Call for the use of all lanes of a motorway.
ACCESSION #
10463802

 

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