Travel behaviour modification, also called TravelSmart®, Indimark® and Travel
Blending®, has been offered as a solution to the dependence of urban populations on
the car. Travel behaviour modification is a voluntary ...
method has been developed to synthesize household travel
survey data from a combination of Census and national transport
survey data sources. The procedure, described in other papers,
involves creating distributions of ...
For some little while now, the flavour of the month in transport
policy seems to have been to set goals for massive relative
increases in public transport ridership, reduction of car use, all
resulting in a hoped-for ...
The incidence of freak weather and geological events, such as
earthquakes and volcanic eruptions, has increased over the past
thirty years. Coupled with an increase in the populations
located in the path of these natural ...
Rising costs of household travel surveys and the critical need
for good quality data, has led to questions about how best to
obtain a quality survey that provides data comparable to other
household travel surveys. To ...
In the past few years, various types of GPS devices have been
developed for use in connection with travel surveys of various
types. This paper describes an application in Sydney, Australia,
in which GPS devices were ...
Global Positioning System devices are emerging as a
potential means to collect improved data on the spatial
aspects of personal travel. In many applications, the GPS
device is coupled with a Personal Data Assistant of ...
There are two types of emergencies; those which can be
anticipated and those that cannot. Among those that can be
anticipated are such events as cyclones, floods, bush fires, and
tsunamis. When such events are anticipated, ...
Considerable interest in the policy of voluntary travel
behaviour change interventions, known as by the generic
name of TravelSmart®, has emerged. Measuring its
effectiveness and determining its cost-benefit ratios is ...
The Transport and Population Data Centre (TPDC) has been
running the Sydney Household Travel Survey as a continuous
survey since 1997/8. It collects information on day-to-day travel
in the Greater Sydney Metropolitan ...