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Journal of Polish Safety and Reliability Association

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Threats and possible approaches of vulnerability assessment of natural hazards on road infrastructure

Autorzy Berg, H. P.  Petrek, N. 
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Języki publikacji EN
EN Natural hazards are frequently causing disturbances for different types of infrastructures, in particular for transport systems. Flooding and storm are considered as major threats to these systems. Based on examples of natural hazards’ impact on roads, possible approaches of vulnerability assessment are described. In order to reduce the threats resulting from natural hazards on road transport, appropriate technical countermeasures to increase resilience and robustness for continuous road safety and mobility are necessary. Moreover, the behaviour of the driver is also an important factor to avoid accidents in case of specific weather conditions. Autonomous driving may support a reduction of accidents in the future and, in particular, necessary evacuation processes in cases of wildfires or hurricanes.
Słowa kluczowe
EN natural hazards   risk assessment   hazard management   road infrastructure   autonomous driving  
Wydawca Polskie Towarzystwo Bezpieczeństwa i Niezawodności
Czasopismo Journal of Polish Safety and Reliability Association
Rocznik 2018
Tom Vol. 9, No. 3
Strony 1--10
Opis fizyczny Bibliogr. 35 poz., rys., tab.
autor Berg, H. P.
  • Formerly Bundesamt für Entsorgungssicherheit, Salzgitter, Germany
autor Petrek, N.
  • IVBB mbH, Braunschweig, Germany
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Opracowanie rekordu w ramach umowy 509/P-DUN/2018 ze środków MNiSW przeznaczonych na działalność upowszechniającą naukę (2019).
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