Technical Support for the AASHTO Task Force for Roadside Safety (TFRS). Task 3. Flare Rates for W-Beam Guardrail

The objective of this study is to evaluate the effect of increased flare rates on impact performance and identify optimal flare rates that minimize total crash costs.

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $500000.00
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 17-20. Task

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001
  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Nebraska, Lincoln

    College of Engineering and Technology
    Lincoln, NE  United States  68503
  • Principal Investigators:

    Reed, John

  • Start Date: 20031010
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20050124
  • Source Data: RiP Project 8582

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01459063
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 17-20. Task
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 12:56PM