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TRB Webinar: Road Safety and Vulnerable Road Users in Low- and Middle-Income Countries


Date(s)
April 09, 2018 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
FREE
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
2.0 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 0.0 hour(s)
AICP: 0.0 hour(s)
CLE: 0.0 hour(s)
Details

TRB will conduct a webinar on Monday, April 9, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM ET that will highlight perspectives from around the world about vulnerable road users, human factors, and road safety. Presenters from Sweden and Italy will discuss case studies that have addressed world road safety, and a presenter from the World Road Association (PIARC) will explain how to develop and disseminate knowledge about road safety for countries at all levels of development.

This webinar was organized with the cooperation of PIARC, in conjunction with the TRB Standing Committees on Highway Safety Performance and Transportation Safety Management.

There is no fee to attend this webinar; however, sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • John Milton, Washington State Department of Transportation
  • Patrick Mallejacq, World Road Association
  • Per Anderson, Swedish Transport Agency
  • Lorenzo Domenichini, University of Florence

Moderated by:  John Milton, Washington State Department of Transportation

Webinar Outline

  1. Establishing and disseminating knowledge worldwide
  2. Safety for vulnerable road users
  3. Human factors guidelines for a safer human–road interface
  4. Updating and using the PIARC Road Safety Manual
  5. Question and answer session

The first 90 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions. The Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP) categorizes this webinar activity as relating to health, safety, and welfare including core technical.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Describe human factors guidelines for a safer human-road interface
  • Discuss fundamental safety topics that affect vulnerable road users
  • Describe road safety practices outlined in the PIARC Road Safety Manual

Professional Development Hour Information

A certificate for 2.0 Professional Development Hours (PDHs) will be provided to Professional Engineers (PEs) who register and attend the webinar as an individual. For groups, only the person that registers and attends the session will receive a PDH certificate. Certificates of Completion will be issued only to individuals who register for and attend the entire webinar session.

Individuals registered as Florida PEs are no longer required to email TRB with your license number to report your attendance. Instead, please use your certificate that TRB provides through RCEP.net as verification of your attendance to the Florida Board of Professional Engineers.

Please check with your licensing board to ensure that TRB webinar PDHs are approved by your board.

This webinar was developed in January 2017. TRB has met the standards and requirements of the Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). Credit earned on completion of this program will be reported to RCEP by TRB. Complaints about registered providers may be sent to RCEP, 1015 15th Street, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20005. Website: www.RCEP.net.

Registration questions? Contact Reggie Gillum at RGillum@nas.edu.