Spot speed study at Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu in Sabah

Mohd Azizul Ladin, and Amsori Muhammad Das, and Jia Yung Lim, and Tsu Jian Khor, and Ekin Bin Arot, and Chen Choon Lee, and Bartholomew Kwan, and Fariq Ismeth Jaimin, (2018) Spot speed study at Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu in Sabah. International Journal of Innovative Science Engineering and Technology (IJISET), 5 (12). pp. 74-78. ISSN ISSN 2348 - 7968

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Abstract

Spot speed study is crucial in the development of traffic and highway engineering since the data obtained from this study required for establishment of speed trends, traffic control planning, accident and geometry design. An interval of 100m long path at Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, 88200 Kota Kinabalu in Sabah selected as the study area and peak hour is avoided to assure the accuracy of the study. The result shows 85th percentile of vehicle speed set as the speed limit. However, strengthening on law enforcement, as well as other possible and useful options, shall be taken in order to reduce the probability of accidents to happen. This study will be beneficial especially for the use of transportation planning in the nearby area.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Spot Speed Study, Arithmetic Mean Speed, Speed Limit, Pedestrian Signal Timing, Law Enforcement
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
Divisions: FACULTY > Faculty of Engineering
Depositing User: Puan Dg Masniah Ahmad
Date Deposited: 08 May 2019 06:30
Last Modified: 08 May 2019 06:30
URI: http://eprints.ums.edu.my/id/eprint/21996

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