The dawn of traffic safety data


This film reel, from around 1950, describes the importance of the then nascent Accident Records Bureau and how it could help to inform roadway and vehicle design. While it is clearly dated, the advice on collecting consistent and accurate data, as well as the importance of this, still rings true in today’s digital world


About Author


Tom has edited Traffic Technology International magazine and the Traffic Technology Today website since he joined the company in May 2014. Prior to this he worked on some of the UK's leading consumer magazine titles including Men's Health and Glamour, beginning his career in journalism in 1997 after graduating with a law degree from the London School of Economics (LSE).

Comments are closed.