TITLE

STUDY LOOKS AT WARNING LIGHTS, CRASH DATA

PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Dec2005, Vol. 49 Issue 12, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study by the United States Fire Administration and the Society of Automotive Engineers on the effectiveness of warning lamps on emergency vehicles to prevent traffic accidents. Several factors, such as light intensity and flash rate, affect the effectiveness of warning lamps. State databases on fatal and nonfatal crashes from Missouri and Florida were analyzed.
ACCESSION #
19467190

 

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