Low-Speed Zone Guide

Anna Bray Sharpin, Claudia Adriazola-Steil, Soames Job, Marta Obelheiro, Ben Welle, Celal Tolga Imamoglu, Amit Bhatt, Daizong Liu, Natalia Lleras, Nikita Luke
2021 WRI Publications  
Every year approximately 1.35 million people lose their lives due to road traffic crashes. In many road crashes, speed plays a key role. As a result, managing speed has taken on great importance in cities around the world. An effective method for reducing speed and improving road safety, especially in high-risk areas, has been to establish low-speed zones. This Low-Speed Zone Guide presents strategies for planning, designing, building, and evaluating low-speed zones. The guide intends to equip
more » ... e intends to equip communities and decision-makers with the tools to implement low-speed zones that will suit their specific context.
doi:10.46830/wrigb.18.00063 fatcat:rfdtun3mhffixmjnhsuzkr4u6e