Crossings and pedestrian walking speeds

Transport Research Laboratorygreenman_2848765b
Report prepared by M cRabtree, C Lodge and P Emmerson.

A Review of Pedestrian Walking Speeds and Time Needed to Cross the Road

Publication date: 2014
Ranking: useful

Living Streets commissioned Transport Research Laboratory to bring together the evidence on the difficulties older people have in using pedestrian crossings due to their walking speeds.

It reviews academic studies and examines the potential implications for safety, traffic flow and congestion.

To accompany the report Living Streets has produced a briefing outlining their key recommendations to address the issues highlighted.

How to obtain a copy
Please follow this link to down load a copy from the Living Streets website.

To obtain a copy in an alternative format or language
Please write to:
Living Streets
4th Floor, Universal House
88-94 Wentworth Street
E1 7SA

Telephone: 020 7377 4900

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