The influence of sight distance for the speed of vehicles and road safety - inquiry and comparison in different European countries

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Klaus Habermehl
Vitaly Ivanovitch Tur
Vjatescheslav Andreevitch Sergeev

This paper covers the following topics - the importance of sight distance in road design, stopping sight distance, overtaking sight distance, influence of sight distance on driver behavior, and measurement of sight distance and driver behavior. The paper cites and compares statistics on these topics from several nations.

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