Latest news:
In brief: Issue 593 30 Mar 2012

Add a comment

Share this article:

TfL studies pedestrian priority at traffic signals

Transport for London is to trial extending green man times at traffic signals when there are heavy pedestrian flows, such as after major events.

The trials will see pedestrian detection technology incorporated into the SCOOT (Split Cycle Offset Optimisation Technique). SCOOT is an adaptive system that responds automatically to fluctuations in traffic flow recorded by sensors embedded in the road. Around 40% of the capital’s 6,000 sets of traffic signals now utilise SCOOT and TfL aims to...

Add a comment

Join Local Transport Today subscribers and read this article in full...

Local Transport Today

1 Year

2 Year

Save 10%

3 Year

Save 15%

 

£140

 

£252

 

£357

+£4 VAT

+£7.20 VAT

+£10.20 VAT


Local Transport Today is dedicated to providing you with
detailed knowledge: essential to informed transport planning and project delivery.
All annual subscriptions include a 1 user licence for TransportXtra
Local Transport Today

 


 

TransportXtra only

An online-only subscription to TransportXtra  works out at less than £7.50 per month for all the latest issues and transport intelligence.
Subscribe or view multi-user packages.

 £90 + VAT

Not ready to subscribe? Take a 2 week free trial