The influence of position of the post or its absence on the performance of the cable barrier system

Dawid Bruski, Stanisław Burzyński, Jacek Chróścielewski, Łukasz Pachocki, Krzysztof Wilde, Wojciech Witkowski, Elżbieta Urbańska-Galewska
2018 MATEC Web of Conferences  
Road safety barriers are used to increase safety in potentially dangerous places on the roads. They are designed and installed on the roads to prevent any vehicle from getting outside the travelled way or from entering the opposite lane of the road. Barriers, which are used on European roads, have to undergo full scale crash tests according to the EN 1317 standards. Nowadays as a supplement to real crash tests, numerical simulations are commonly used. The work concerns the influence of position
more » ... fluence of position of the post or its absence on the crashworthiness of the cable barrier based on numerical study results.
doi:10.1051/matecconf/201821902012 fatcat:uii2mq3dgbghvee4t2dq674uyu