Research to support evaluation of truck size and weight regulations / Truck Size and Weight Limits Research Plan Committee.

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Bibliographic Details
Published: Washington, DC : The National Academies Press, [2019]
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Series:Special report (National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board) ; 328.
Format: Book
Table of Contents:
  • Summary
  • 1. Introduction
  • Sources for the Roadmap
  • Structure of Truck Size and Weight Limit Studies
  • Outline of the Report.
  • 2. Summary of the Roadmap
  • Problem Statements
  • Research Cost, Duration, and Sequencing
  • Priorities
  • Core Research Tracks 3. Conclusions
  • Value of Research on Truck Size and Weight Regulations
  • Limitations of Impact Projections
  • Value of Broadly Applicable Research
  • Importance of General Purpose Data Programs
  • Need to Match Research to Policy Objectives
  • Value of Tests and Trials in Evaluations of Truck Size and Weight Limits
  • Emerging Technologies and Truck Size and Weight Regulations
  • Organizational Needs and Options References
  • Appendixes
  • A: Research Problem Statements, Pavement Research, Bridge Research, Safety Research, Enforcement Research, Mode and Vehicle Choice and Freight Market Research, Cross-Cutting Topics; Evaluation of Regulatory Options
  • B: Webinar Participants
  • Study Committee Biographical Information.