Training Class
3R Safety Analysis/RSAP
Description
  • Understand the 3R program in general, and specifically crash reduction policies of 3R projects
  • Traffic and geometric data collection for 3R projects
  • Perform crash data requirements and evaluations for 3R studies
  • Understand New, Reconstruction, and 3R Design Criteria
  • Perform and apply safety evaluations of 3R geometric elements to establish 3R Design Standards for:
    • Lanes and Shoulders
    • Horizontal Curves
    • Vertical (Crest) Curves
    • Bridge
    • Intersection
    • Roadsides
    • Intersections
    • Driveways
    • Other Geometric Elements that create crash issues
  • Cost-effectiveness for 3R projects
  • Special 3R Topics and Applications
    • Urban roadways
    • Roadside Safety Analysis Program (RSAP) in evaluating cost-effectiveness
    • Other potential tools
      • Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP) Handbook
      • FHWA CRF Clearing House
      • High Safety Manual
  • Effectively apply spreadsheet tools for 3R analyses
Objectives / Topics

Day 1

Hour

Topic

8-8:30

3R Project Overview, Program, Policies, Procedures

8:30-9:30

Traffic and Geometric Data Collection/Crash Analysis methodologies

9:30-10:00

Design Criteria for 3R Projects

10:00-10:15

Break

10:15-10:45

Cost Effectiveness Principals, Computations using HSIP

10:45-12:00

Lane and Shoulder Analysis

12-1

Lunch

1:00-1:30

Lane and Shoulder Analysis Part 2

1:30-3:00

Roadside Safety Analysis Program

3-3:15

Break

3:15-5:00

Roadside Safety Analysis Program Application to 3R Lane and Shoulder

5:30-6:00

Available for individual assistance

 

Day 2

Hour

Topic

8:00-9:30

Roadside Safety Analysis Program

9:30-10:00

Horizontal Curve Analysis

10:00-10:15

Break

10:15-12:00

Horizontal Curve Analysis

12-1

Lunch

1:00-1:30

Horizontal Curve Analysis

1:30-3:00

Crest Vertical Curve Analysis

3:00-3:15

Break

3:15-4:30

Crest Vertical Curve Analysis

4:30-5:00

Urban 3R Applications

 

RD & T2 Information

RD & T2 Home
Training
Meetings
Research
Request for Proposals
State Transportation Innovation Council
Resources
Staff

Contact D&ES Webmaster
Staff area (authentication required)
  

Related Resources

FHWA R&T Websitelink exits DOT&PF website
State Transportation WebSiteslink exits DOT&PF website
National LTAP WebSitelink exits DOT&PF website
Alaska Tribal Technical Assistance Centerlink exits DOT&PF website
Alaska University Transportation Centerlink exits DOT&PF website

Training Links

Training P&P
Training Calendar
AK-CESCL Training Site
On-line Training (Login required)
  • RBA
  • Asbestos
  • Hazard Communication
  • Stormwater
  • Wetlands
User Manual
Log in (you are not logged in)

Administrator Login