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Future-proofing road markings

With the advent of autonomous and semi-autonomous vehicles, efficiently surveying and maintaining the quality of road markings has never been more important when it comes to safety. Autonomous and semi-autonomous vehicles are now being driven and tested on our roads. Improving road safety is a key factor in these developments. Today’s production cars already [...]

European Union Road Federation Position Paper towards improving Traffic Signs in European Roads

This European Union Road Federation Position Paper published in November 2015 highlights the importance of the proper design, placement and in particular maintenance of Vertical Road Signs across the European Union. This is becoming a critical road safety issue particularly when you consider the ageing population and increasing cross border traffic. These issues combined with [...]

Retroreflectivity to become more important for highways authorities

First publishedin The Global Road Safety Review 2016 as: Reflecting the future Retroreflectivity is only going to become more important for highways authorities: Jon Masters reviews some of this year’s major developments RMS launched the RetroTek-M traffic speed retroreflectometer in late 2015 and has developed the RetroTek-View suite of reporting software "Measurement [...]