RAILWAY CROSSINGS SAFETY ANALYSIS
Analysis of traffic safety for railway level crossings in the City of Belgrade.
Level crossings, as a place of interaction between road and railway traffic, crate a series of negative effects, among which the most prominent traffic safety, stopping and withholding road vehicles, and disruption their movement. All this results in endangerment of health and life of humans, then environmental pollution, reduction of quality of life and creating additional external costs. Bearing in mind that there are substantial number of level crossings in the City of Belgrade, there is a strong interest for mitigating the listed negative consequences.
The purpose of this Study was determination of current situation, data collection and comprehensive analysis of the safety, traffic, location, technical parameters and indicators of railway crossings, determination of activities, specific technical solutions and other measures for increasing the level of traffic safety and reduction of the other negative effects.
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Study included approx. 130 railway crossings in the City of Belgrade and covered intersection with state roads, city streets, municipal roads and unclassified roads with railways and industrial tracks.
LAST UPDATE: 05.09.2018