Effects of countdown timers on traffic safety at signalized intersections

@article{Kos2020EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of countdown timers on traffic safety at signalized intersections},
  author={Marcin Jacek Kłos and Aleksander Sobota and Renata Żochowska and Grzegorz Karoń},
  journal={Transactions on Transport Sciences},
  year={2020},
  volume={11},
  pages={19-27}
}
Improving safety is one of the most important tasks of traffic engineering. In the road network, intersections are the places where conflicts most often occur. Therefore, these objects are of particular interest to engineers, designers and researchers. The possibilities of using modern technologies give a chance not only to achieve greater traffic efficiency, but also to ensure safe passing for all road users. One of such solutions are countdown timers, i.e. support devices for traffic lights… 

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