Transportation Research Board Special Report 287
IA planning and administration
IVB safety and human performance
Transportation Research Board publications are available by ordering individual publications directly from the TRB Business Office, through the Internet at www.TRB.org or national-academies.org/trb, or by annual subscription through organizational or individual affiliation with TRB. Affiliates and library subscribers are eligible for substantial discounts. For further information, contact the
Transportation Research Board Business Office,
500 Fifth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001 (telephone 202-334-3213; fax ; or e-mail TRBsales@nas.edu).
Copyright 2006 by the National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Printed in the United States of America.
NOTICE: The project that is the subject of this report was approved by the Governing Board of the National Research Council, whose members are drawn from the councils of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine. The members of the committee responsible for the project were chosen for their special competencies and with regard for appropriate balance.
This report has been reviewed by a group of individuals with diverse perspectives and technical expertise according to the procedures approved by a Report Review Committee consisting of members of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine.
This report was sponsored by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration of the U.S. Department of Transportation and by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Cover and book design by Naylor Design Inc.
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Improving road safety in developing countries : opportunities for U.S. cooperation and engagement : workshop summary / Planning Committee for the Workshop on Traffic Safety in Developing Nations ; Joseph R. Morris, rapporteur.
“National Research Council of the National Academies.”
1. Traffic safety—Developing countries. I. Morris, Joseph R. II. National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board. III. Institute of Medicine (U.S.).