Effectivness analysis - Erection of barrier on road side - Lander of Hesse (Germany)

 

In 1996, road authorities in the Land of Hesse in Germany decided to install a median barrier on a dangerous strech of road which had seen a high percentage of run-off accidents against trees. The results, according to analysis carried out by the authorities, was a 91% reduction of accidents with injuries leading to annual savings of € 849,000 per annum.  To consult the analysis, click here.


 

Effectivness analysis - Erection of barrier of a median barrier - Lander of Hesse (Germany)

 

 

In 1996, road authorities in the Land of Hesse in Germany decided to install a median barrier on a dangerous strech of road which had seen a high percentage of  accidents due to overtaking and human error.  The results, according to analysis carried out by the authorities, was a 65% reduction of accidents with injuries leading to annual savings of € 365,000 per annum.  To consult the analysis, click here.