Rebecca M. Brewster

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This study involved over-the-road testing of a set of four fatigue management technologies (FMT) in trucking operations in Canada and the United States. Technologies bundled into a single intervention came from four domains of fatigue management: 1) one that provided objective information on driver sleep need; 2) one that provided objective information on(More)
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Systematic, well-designed research provides the most effective approach to the solution of many problems facing highway administrators and engineers. Often, highway problems are of local interest and can best be studied by highway departments individually or in cooperation with their state universities and others. However, the accelerating growth of highway(More)
The effectiveness and efficiency of the nation' s freight transportation system depend on reliable data to inform decisions at all levels of government and in the private sector—accurate data on goods movement are needed to address issues involving congestion, economic competitiveness, safety and security, and the environment. The expert committee that(More)
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Systematic, well-designed research provides the most effective approach to the solution of many problems facing highway administrators and engineers. Often, highway problems are of local interest and can best be studied by highway departments individually or in cooperation with their state universities and others. However, the accelerating growth of highway(More)
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of Transportation through a competitive process in 2002 as a national " Center of Excellence. " The Institute is funded by Congress through the United States Department of Transportation's Research and Innovative Technology Administration, the Califor-nia Legislature through the Department of Transportation (Caltrans), and by private grants and donations.(More)
of Transportation through a competitive process in 2002 as a national " Center of Excellence. " The Institute is funded by Congress through the United States Department of Transportation's Research and Innovative Technology Administration, the Califor-nia Legislature through the Department of Transportation (Caltrans), and by private grants and donations.(More)
Subscriber Categories IA planning and administration IV operations and safety VIII freight transportation (multimodal) Transportation Research Board publications are available by ordering individual publications directly from the TRB Business Office, through the Internet at www.TRB.org or national-academies.org/trb, or by annual subscription through(More)