Survey About Pedestrian Safety and Attitudes Toward Automated Traffic Enforcement in Washington, D.C.

  title={Survey About Pedestrian Safety and Attitudes Toward Automated Traffic Enforcement in Washington, D.C.},
  author={Jessica B. Cicchino and J. Wells and A. McCartt},
  journal={Traffic Injury Prevention},
  pages={414 - 423}
Objective: Pedestrians represent more than one third of all traffic deaths in Washington, D.C. The District plans to expand its long-standing automated traffic enforcement program in 2013 from speed and red light cameras to cameras to enforce pedestrian right-of-way laws at crosswalks and stop sign laws. This study collected information on the opinions, behaviors, and knowledge of D.C. residents related to camera enforcement and pedestrian safety issues. Methods: A telephone survey of 801 adult… Expand
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