Resources

 

INDUSTRY ORGANIZATIONS

American Institute of Architects: https://www.aia.org/

ASTM International: https://www.astm.org/ABOUT/full_overview.html

ASTM F12 Committee on Security Systems and Equipment: https://www.astm.org/COMMITTEE/F12.htm

Storefront Safety Council: http://www.storefrontsafety.org/

Storefront Safety Initiative: http://www.storefrontsafetyinitiative.org/

Storefront Crash Expert: http://www.storefrontcrashexpert.com/

Texas A&M Transportation Institute: https://tti.tamu.edu/

 

BOLLARDS – GENERAL

National Institute of Building Sciences: Whole Building Design Guide

The Bollard: Non-Crash and Non-Attack Resistant Models: http://www.wbdg.org/resources/bollard-non-crash-and-non-attack-resistant-models

Transportation Alternatives      

Rethinking Bollards: How Bollards Can Save Lives, Prevent Injuries and Relieve Traffic Congestion in New York City: https://www.transalt.org/sites/default/files/news/reports/2007/rethinking_bollards.pdf

 

STOREFRONT CRASHES AND SITE SAFETY

Data Analysis and Prevention of Vehicle-Into-Building Crashes

Crash and Grab Ram Raid Thefts: https://www.facebook.com/ramraidthefts

Claims: Stopping Vehicular Attacks (April 2017)

Storefront Hazards and How to Prevent Them (February 2017): http://www.ccr-mag.com/storefront-hazards-and-how-to-prevent-them/

Storefront Crashes: Why They Occur and How to Prevent Them (March 2015): http://www.cstoredecisions.com/2015/03/24/storefront-crashes-why-they-occur-and-how-to-prevent-them/#_

TTI Plays Key Role In Creating New Safety Standard to Prevent Storefront Crashes (December 2014): https://tti.tamu.edu/2014/12/09/tti-plays-essential-role-in-creating-new-safety-standard-to-prevent-storefront-crashes/

Green Light for Effort to Prevent Storefront Car Crashes (November 2014): https://www.fairwarning.org/2014/11/green-light-effort-prevent-storefront-car-crashes/

Bread, Milk and Mayhem: Storefront Crashes More Common Than You Think, and Often Preventable (September 2014): https://www.fairwarning.org/2014/09/storefront-crashes-story-xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx/

Storefront Crashes Could Be Avoided with Barriers: Fairwarning.org (September 2014): http://www.oregonlive.com/today/index.ssf/2014/09/storefront_crashes_could_be_av.html

The Overlooked Threat of Vehicle-Into-Building Accidents (September 2014): http://www.rmmagazine.com/2014/09/01/crash-course-the-overlooked-threat-of-vehicle-into-building-accidents/

Is Your Store Prepared for Pedal Error? (September 2013): http://www.csnews.com/industry-news-and-trends/expert-insights/your-store-prepared-pedal-error

Storefront Crashes: A Bigger Urban Design Issue Than We Think (August 2013)

U.S Department of Transportation: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Pedal Application Errors (March 2012)

 

 

PEDESTRIAN SAFETY

How U.S. Authorities Are Trying to Keep Pedestrians Safe from Vehicle Attacks  (March 2017): http://www.cbsnews.com/news/how-u-s-authorities-are-trying-to-keep-pedestrians-safe-from-vehicle-attacks/

 

PARKING LOT DESIGN

How Safe Is Your Parking Lot? (2014): http://www.naiop.org/en/Magazine/2014/Spring-2014/Development-Ownership/How-Safe-Is-Your-Parking-Lot.aspx

 

STREETSCAPES

In Buffalo, A New Zoning Code Prioritizes People, Not Cars (January 2017)   https://www.fastcodesign.com/3067084/in-buffalo-a-new-zoning-code-prioritizes-people-not-cars

Kitchener’s Flexible, Pedestrian-Frist Streetscape: http://www.landscapeonline.com/research/article-a.php?number=13721

 

BIKE PATH SAFETY

U.S. Department of Transportation: Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety: https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/bicycle_pedestrian/guidance/bollards/index.cfm