Seminar ID: 100484

Understanding the Benefits of Roundabouts

Understanding the Benefits of Roundabouts

You will Learn:

  • Benefits of Roundabouts
  • Roundabout Characteristics
  • Cost Savings of Roundabouts

Though they’re easily the most common type of intersection in most countries around the world, roundabouts haven't enjoyed very much popularity in the United States for at least the past 100 years. At one time, they were the dominant intersection mechanism used in North America. They have since fallen behind four-way intersections, traffic lights, and a wide range of other road layouts that actually pose a number of serious disadvantages to both motorists and local transportation departments. Download this white paper to learn the benefits of the use of roundabouts.