Workshop cum Training Programme on Road Safety 17 - 21 September 2018, IIT Delhi

Introduction

Transportation Research and Injury Prevention Programme organised five days Workshop cum Training Programme on Road Safety for Road Engineers from State/Central Government departments.  The programme was a part of Ministry of Road Transport and Highways initiative to reduce Road Traffic Injuries and Mortality. 

Course Objectives

The programme was a part of Development of National Centre for Road Safety under World Bank Funded National Highways Interconnectivity Improvement Project (NHIIP) under the aegis of Asian Institute of Transport Development, New Delhi. 

Participants

Participants from State and Central Government departments viz Public Works Department, Central Public Works Departments, Border Road Organisations dealing and other  road development agencies.

Host Institution

Asian Institute of Transport Development, New Delhi 

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Transportation Research and Injury Prevention Programme

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Course Outline

17th September 2018

Road Safety and Traffic Management: Policies, Regulations and Strategies

D. P. Gupta, AITD

Traffic Safety Principles and Human Factors in Road Safety

D. Mohan

Traffic Management and Speed

K. R. Rao

Traffic Accident Data Recording and Reporting

G. Tiwari

18th September 2018

Traffic Safety Matters

A short film

Geometric Designs for Safe Highways

M. Manoj

Safe Roads in Urban and Rural Areas /Traffic Calming Measures

G. Tiwari

Crash Barriers, Impact Attenuators

P. Singh (Aventech)

Road Safety Markings/Signage

S. Kumar (3M)

19th September 2018

Review and Discussion

G. Tiwari

Road Safety case studies

R. Gitakrishnan

Intersections and Round-Abouts

Sewaram, SPA

Safety in Road Construction Zones

K. N. Jha

Improving Road Safety through Maintenance Practices

D. P. Gupta, AITD

20th September 2018

Review and discussion

G. Tiwari

Identification of Hazardous Locations

Nezamuddin

Road Safety Audit

G. Tiwari/K.R.Rao

Road safety Case Studies

T. Chopra

Group Exercise/Field work

K. R. Rao/G. Tiwari

21st September 2018

Review and discussion

K.R.Rao

Vehicle Safety

S. Mukherjee

Group Presentation

J. George/K. R. Rao/ Nezammudin/M.Manoj

Course Coordinator

Geetam Tiwari

Correspondence address
Venue :

IRD Conference Room, Main Building, IIT Delhi

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