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					       PROJECT OBJECTIVES

  TO INTRODUCE EFFECTIVE URBAN SAFETY
  MANAGEMENT APPROACHES TARGETED AT
    VULNERABLE USERS IN DEVELOPING
               COUNTRIES


 To develop, design and implement pilot urban
  safety schemes
 To develop an urban safety management
  approach for developing countries
 To produce and disseminate an urban safety
  manual with local case studies
             PROJECT METHODOLOGY
Resident                                                                                   Business
Organisations                                                                              Owners
                                           Find practical
Police                                    solutions to the                                 Street-traders
                                             problems
Local                                                                                      Public transport
businesses                     Meet with the           Consult with the                    drivers
                                  forum                 general public
Transport user                                                                             Private
groups                                                                                     drivers
                 Education                 Engineering                Enforcement
Community                                                                                  Commercial
groups                                                                                     drivers
                   Visits to schools               Planning -                Parking
                                                 road hierarchy
Local                                               land use                               Adults and
Officials                                                                                  children
                    Visits to offices            Traffic calming          Helmet wearing
                     and factories


                 Visits to local groups        Visual and physical          Speeding
                                                reinforcement of
                                                  road function

                        Local
                      advertising
              ROAD HIERARCHY

                          Local
                          Distributor



                                        District
                                        Distributor
                 Residential
                 Roads
Local
Distributor


                        Access Road




                 Primary Distributor
   QUESTIONNAIRE SURVEY RESULTS
                                    Drivers                Pedestrians
                             Cirebon     Bangalore    Cirebon     Bangalore
                             Indonesia        India   Indonesia     India
Why do you feel unsafe?

Traffic too fast             58.0% (1)    42% (1)     46.2% (1)    34% (1)

Too much traffic             35.3% (2)    31% (2)     23.7% (2)    13% (3)

No safe crossing places      3.4% (3)                 12.9% (3)    21% (2)

What improvements
could we make?
Improve street lighting      15.0% (1)                11.6% (2)

Safe crossing points         12.0% (2)    15% (2)     32.2%(1)           -

Slow traffic / provide       9.4% (3)           -     11.0% (3)    15% (3)
speed breakers
Provide wider / level                           -                  21% (1)
footpath
Reduce traffic on the road                18% (1)                  16% (2)

Make road one-way                         14% (3)

				
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