• Published On: March 23, 2024Categories: ,

    Road safety audit and inspections serve the common purpose of identifying risk factors related to road design or traffic control that may lead to crashes, or make crashes more severe. In many cases, they also assist network highway operators and city traffic departments in identifying engineering weaknesses and hazardous locations, even in the absence of robust traffic injury data.

  • Published On: March 22, 2024Categories: , ,

    This specialized course on Road Safety Audits and Safe Roads by Design offers an in-depth exploration into the critical aspects of road safety and effective design principles. Aimed at engineers, planners, and road safety professionals, the training provides a comprehensive understanding of how to conduct thorough road safety audits at various stages of road development. Participants will engage in learning about the latest standards and methodologies for identifying and mitigating potential road safety issues. The course also covers the principles of 'Safe System' approach and 'Vision Zero' concepts, emphasizing the importance of designing roads that inherently reduce the risk of accidents and enhance safety for all road users. Through a blend of theoretical knowledge and practical case studies, attendees will acquire the skills necessary to design, evaluate, and improve road networks to ensure maximum safety. This training is essential for professionals committed to creating safer roads and reducing the incidence of road accidents in their communities.

  • Published On: March 22, 2024Categories: , ,

    The IRF Europe & Central Asia Regional Congress in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, is the premier regional event dedicated to discussing and shaping the future of mobility and road infrastructure. This event will cover a broad spectrum of critical issues in the sector. Experts and leading authorities will offer deep dives into a variety of subjects, such as the integration of artificial intelligence in transportation systems, the advancement of transportation equity, the adoption of cutting-edge safety practices, the implementation of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), and the development of green and durable pavement technologies. Additionally, strategic discussions will encompass financial models, focusing on Road User Charging (RUC) and the nuances of transportation financing. This congress is anticipated to be an invaluable hub for networking and rich knowledge exchange with the goal of achieving green, safe, smart, and sustainable roads and mobility systems for the region.

  • Published On: November 20, 2023Categories: ,

    The IRF Global R2T Conference, a pinnacle event for global leaders in roads and mobility, offers a vibrant forum for innovators, decision-makers, and industry professionals. Discover cutting-edge advancements and forge pivotal connections in an environment dedicated to shaping the future of transportation.

  • Published On: November 24, 2022Categories: , ,

    The IRF Global R2T Conference has quickly established itself as a top destination for global innovators and decision-makers in the roads and mobility sector. For road and transport authorities the IRF R2T Conference is the ideal place to learn and share best practices about the latest technologies and solutions.

  • Published On: November 7, 2022Categories: , ,

    Selecting a road safety countermeasure can thus be a life-or-death decision: specifiers need to understand certain criteria with regards to available systems or design scenarios, and also have a clear understanding of applicable standards, as well as site-specific conditions where they are to be used. This course reviews the state of knowledge and presents processes to determine appropriate road engineering countermeasures based on these site conditions.

  • Published On: October 19, 2022Categories: , ,

    the 3rd IRF Africa Regional Congress & Exhibition pursues the objective of exploring a range of policies and mechanisms aimed at offering policy makers practical options to ensure road & transportation program continue supporting the region’s sustainable development goals and socio-economic objectives.