PTV Visum Safety - Analysis of Accident Data (TR-T0601)
Road accident analysis with PTV Visum Safety
PTV Visum Safety is the tool for analysing accident data. With Visum Safety, it is possible to integrate aspects of traffic safety into strategic traffic planning decisions from the very beginning. The software clearly visualises the accident data collected by the police and identifies black spots and high-risk areas. Detailed information about each individual accident allow users to find similarities and contributing factors to draw conclusions about causes and develop, plan and optimise effective and cost-efficient mitigation measures.
You will learn how to use PTV Visum Safety in combination with the strategic traffic planning software PTV Visum to design coordinated assessment and planning stages. This allows different organisations like police, municipal services and traffic planners to work together towards the goal of a safer mobility.
The course is aimed at traffic planner, safety experts or anyone with an interest in how to implement traffic safety in your planning process with PTV Visum Safety.
Knowledge about traffic accident analysis are beneficial, skills in PTV Visum are not required.
- Black Spot Management (BSM): Finding accident hot spots and investigating their causes.
- Network Safety Management (NSM): Analyzing the network wide road safety situation
- Road Safety Impact Assessment (RIA): Using Accident prediction models (APMs) for the evaluation of future planning alternatives