Technical Support for the AASHTO Task Force for Roadside Safety (TFRS)

The objective of this research is to provide the resources necessary for TFRS to undertake the critical efforts associated with the development, approval, and maintenance of procedures for the crashworthiness evaluation of roadside features. This project will include 4 Tasks. Task 1 is Publication of the Year 2000 AASHTO Roadside Design Guide and Task 2, Identification of Specific References Used in Developing Criteria and Recommendations in the Roadside Deign Guide have been completed. Task 4, Crash Testing of a Secure Mailbox and Task 3 has not yet been defined.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $200000.00
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 17-20

  • 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
  • Project Managers:

    Niessner, Charles

  • Performing Organizations:

    Trauner Consulting Services, Incorporated

    1500 Walnut Street, Suite 800
    Philadelphia, PA  United States  19102
  • Principal Investigators:

    Radbill, Michael

  • Start Date: 20001115
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20061231
  • Source Data: RiP Project 4466

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01459579
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 17-20
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:06PM