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Road safety at night

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. Road Research Group on Improving Road Safety at Night.

Road safety at night

a report

by Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. Road Research Group on Improving Road Safety at Night.

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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, sold by OECD Publications and Information Center] in Paris, France, [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Traffic safety.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by an OECD road research group.
    SeriesRoad research
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE5614 .O74 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination111 p. ;
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3907987M
    ISBN 109264120696
    LC Control Number81470879


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