Factors influencing pedestrian safety: a literature review (PPR 241)
- Published: TRL, 2006
- Authors: A. Martin
- Date Added: 28 Jan 2013
- Last Update: 12 Feb 2016
A report for Transport for London to ascertain ways in which pedestrian behaviour may be influenced to reduce casualties in London.
No simple universal solutions exist that are suited to London’s high levels of vehicle and pedestrian traffic.
Enforcement measures are best applied on strategic routes where traffic calming can also reduce capacity.
Education is best targeted at a particular behaviour or a particular group.
Themes: pedestrian safety, engineering, enforcement, education
Although targeted specifically at London, this a comprehensive review of literature which collects effective interventions.