Eyes on the Road

Mavrogeanes, Richard
September 2004
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2004, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p22
Trade Publication
Reports on surface transportation and traffic safety of motorists in the U.S. Role of the Department of Transportation in keeping traffic flow safe and efficient over the nation's highways, streets and roads; Necessity for surface transportation professionals to have access on real-time information about the number and varieties of vehicles traveling over their particular patch of pavement at any given moment; Impact of unfunded federal mandates for domestic security on the management and operations transportation sector.


Related Articles

  • Filling the Gaps.  // Time;7/20/1970, Vol. 96 Issue 3, p38 

    The article offers information on the guidance system, developed by Raytheon Co. and is being tested by the U.S. Department of Transport. It states that the system helps the motorists in knowing whether there is a gap available for them on the highway. It consists of a computer, guidance light,...

  • New service seeks to flag driver issues before they become violations.  // Fleet Owner Exclusive Insight;2/16/2012, p5 

    The article features J.J. Keller & Associates' DQ Platinum service that monitors drivers' U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) roadside inspections and manages driver qualification documentation to identify compliance deficiencies. Once compliance gaps and inaccurate inspection data are...

  • The most peculiar proposal. Vise, Avery // Commercial Carrier Journal;Sep2003, Vol. 160 Issue 9, p8 

    Focuses on the dilemma faced by the U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regarding a notice of proposed rulemaking concerning the minimum training requirements for entry-level commercial motor vehicle operators. Demand of several highway safety advocacy groups in relation to...

  • Eyes on the road. Tilles, Alan // Urgent Communications;Feb2012, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p64 

    The author discusses the implications to the land-mobile-radio (LMR) industry of a new ruling from the U.S. Department of Transportation that prohibit the use of mobile telephones by drivers operating commercial motor vehicles (CMV). According to the author, the rule is so stringent that it even...

  • Washington Q&A. Bontz, Rita // Overdrive;Aug96, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p8 

    Offers information on Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations on the ability of a commercial driver to make his duty status record current.

  • Trucking firms face tougher testing laws. Pence, Linda L. // Indianapolis Business Journal;11/11/96, Vol. 17 Issue 34, p16 

    No abstract available.

  • Red Means Stop. Bryant, Bob // Public Roads;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p1 

    Deals with the surveys released by the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) and the American Trauma Society in 1998 and 1999 concerning drivers who run red lights almost everyday. Statistics provided by the DOT; Effectiveness of using cameras to catch redlight runners; Groups which...

  • THE DYNAMIC APPROACH TO EVALUATION OF VISUAL ROAD IMAGE. Zariņš, Atis // Baltic Journal of Road & Bridge Engineering;Jun2006, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p109 

    The motor road visual quality, which includes such basic categories, as visual clearness and fluency, in conformity with earlier investigations, has an essential significance in the driver's information perception. The managerial decision taken by the driver depends on its result and, hence, on...

  • How's My Driving? Brock, Kennith D.; Spinka, Erin // Waste Age;Jul2004, Vol. 35 Issue 7, p18 

    Discusses ways to minimize highway fatalities in the U.S. Factors that contribute to the majority of vehicle crashes; Characteristics of a poor driver behavior; Methods used by companies to improve driver behavior on the road.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics