FHWA Scan Tours

Bicycle Access to Public Transportation: Learning from Abroad
This paper studies bicycling in Europe and concludes American communities need to consider new more cost-effective strategies to expand transit use and reduce automobile dependence. This resource can be purchased through the Transportation Research Board, or accessed by subscribers.
Institute for Transportation Engineers Journal, 1992
Europe

Bicycling and Walking in the Nineties and Beyond
The primary output of this Scandinavian activity is the expertise gained in new techologies, practices, and policies, and the examination of their suitability for application in the US.
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), 1994
Scandinavia

FHWA Study Tour for Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety in England, Germany, and The Netherlands
This report documents the findings of a US team that visited England, the Netherlands, and Germany, to learn about policies for improving pedestrian and bicyclist safety.
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), 1994
Europe

International Scan Summary Report on Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety and Mobility
This report presents the findings of a team of transportation officials who visited five countries in Europe to identify and assess effective approaches to improve pedestrian and bicyclist safety and mobility.
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO), National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP), 2009 Europe

International Synthesis Report: Australia
This report summarizes Australian research and activities regarding pedestrian safety.
Federal Highway Administration, 1999
Australia

International Synthesis Report: Canada
This report summarizes Canadian research on pedestrian safety.
Federal Highway Administration, 1999
Canada

International Synthesis Report: Netherlands
This report is a review of recent pedestrian safety research in the Netherlands. It addresses several topics, reporting findings and providing a comprehensive list of references.
Federal Highway Administration, 1999
Netherlands

International Synthesis Report: Sweden
This report is a review of recent pedestrian safety research in Sweden (in particular) with some attention to similar research in other Scandinavian countries.
Federal Highway Administration, 1999
Sweden

International Synthesis Report: United Kingdom
This is a review of recent research on pedestrian safety carried out in the United Kingdom. A comprehensive list of references is provided. The report covers many types of pedestrian facilities, the UK pedestrian safety record, as well as some education and enforcement matters.
Federal Highway Administration, 1999
UK

Pedestrian Safety in Australia
This report explores pedestrian safety in Australia, and focuses on Local Area Traffic Management and other innovative traffic calming measures.
Federal Highway Adminstration (FHWA), 1999
Australia

Public Policies for Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety and Mobility
A policy review for bicycling and walking safety and mobility from an International Scan conducted in May of 2009 in Denmark, Germany, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK.
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), 2010
Europe

Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety and Mobility in Europe
The purpose of the 2009 international scanning study was to identify and assess effective approaches to improve pedestrian and bicyclist safety and mobility.
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), 2010
Europe

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