TITLE

THE ROAD DRIVES THE CAR

AUTHOR(S)
Schuler, Loring A.
PUB. DATE
January 1940
SOURCE
Saturday Evening Post;1/6/1940, Vol. 212 Issue 28, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the coordinated efforts of the Association of State Highway Officials and the National Conference on Street and Highway Safety to build highways in California. Hourly traffic, its characteristics and average desirable speed determine the type of road to be constructed. Freeways are being built to relieve congestion in selected parts of California. Highway safety engineer J. W. Vickrey found that 11% of all accidents in 1938 was due to road conditions.
ACCESSION #
20342014

 

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