Safe … but only if it’s efficient

Where presented/published

2017 Asia-Pacific Cycle Congress, Christchurch

This presentation puts the point of view forward that travel time considerations should be removed from road safety project evaluation. It was presented by Axel Wilke, and others who contributed to the topic were Alistair Woodward (University of Auckland) and Jürgen Gerlach (University of Wuppertal, Germany). The presentation can be downloaded from our website; this includes speaker notes that guide understanding.

The presentation was repeated at the AGM of the Canterbury / Westland branch of the Transportation Group. A video of the presentation and some of the questions afterwards can be watched on YouTube.

Graph comparing fatalities in Germany and NZ

Axel Downard-Wilke
Director – Principal Transportation Engineer & Transportation Planner
Alistair Woodward
(external) Professor, Univ. of Auckland
Jürgen Gerlach