Demonstration and Commercialization of LRV Bumper for Enhanced Safety in Shared Right-of-Way Street Environments

This project aims to develop, test and demonstrate a front-end bumper design for light rail vehicles to improve safety, reduce injuries and minimize impact of collisions with automobiles, pedestrians and cyclists.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • USDOT Research Hub DisplayID 157962


  • English


  • Status: Active
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Transit Administration

  • Managing Organizations:

    Federal Transit Adminstration

    Office of Research, Demonstration, and Innovation
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Chen, Roy

  • Start Date: 20150918
  • Expected Completion Date: 20220630
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • USDOT Program: Innovative Safety, Resiliency, and All-Hazards Emergency Response and Recovery Research Demonstrations (SRER)

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01865657
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Files: RIP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 28 2022 2:20PM