Road safety on roads in Aragon


Ministry of Public Works, Spain
2001-2003 and 2006-2008
Technical studies | Detailed design

Two contracts were undertaken for the National Roads Authority in Aragon, involving drafting of road safety studies and designs, structured into six chapters:

  • 1) Analysis of accidents over a 5-year period.
  • 2) Detailed study of improvements and adaptations to be made.
  • 3) Study and report on all fatal accidents in the road network.
  • 4) Specific road safety studies.
  • 5) Monitoring and assessment of actions carried out.
  • 6) Improvement in computerised management in provincial units.

Key features included creating designs (footbridges, roundabouts, overpasses), a plan for barriers and a plan for protecting motor-cyclists.