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Evaluation of Rear-end Bus Collisions and Identification of Possible Solutions

(Center Identification Number: 77955) The purpose of this project was to conduct a systematic study of rear-end collisions between motorists and public transit buses. We examined both cases in which the vehicle rear-ended the bus (rear-ended collision) and in which the bus rear-ended the vehicle (rear-ending collision); the term rear-end […]

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Evaluation of Rear-End Bus Collisions and Identification of Possible Solutions

(Center Identification Number: 77955-00) Principal Investigators: William P. Morris, Senior Research Associate National Center for Transit Research (NCTR) at the Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) University of South Florida 4202 E. Fowler Avenue, CUT 100 Tampa, Florida  33620-5375 813-974-9787 Christopher P. DeAnnuntis, Senior Research Associate National […]

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The Impact of Bus Door Crowding on Operations and Safety

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 15, Issue 2 (2012) by Donald Katz and Laurie A. Garrow

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Recommendations for Yield-to-Bus Traffic Control Devices and Bus Pullout Bays Design Characteristics

(Center Identification Number: 77939) To facilitate compliance with Florida’s Yield to Bus (YTB) law, this project focuses on the following objectives: •Identify the critical design features and prevailing conditions affecting the safety of the merging maneuvers of buses entering traffic from bus pullout bays. •Quantify the potential […]

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Forecasting Paratransit Services Demand – Review and Recommendations

(Center Identification Number: 77938) This research will assess the current Florida and national methodologies and techniques being utilized, document best practices, and identify new analytical tools for forecasting the demand for transportation disadvantaged services. This research will result in the development of an updated “Methodology Guidelines for […]

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