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Updates to the MUTCD

By Gordon Meth, P.E., PTOE, PTP, RSP2I
Expert Presentation

This presentation was given October 20, 2022 to the Central Ohio ASCE.  The Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) has been in existence since 1930. The last significant update was…

Changing Parking Demand and the Need for Ordinance Revisions

By Gordon Meth, P.E., PTOE, PTP, RSP2I
Expert Presentation

The Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) is an educational and scientific association of nearly 16,000 transportation specialists responsible for meeting mobility and safety needs. The…

Pedestrians Struck in Parking Lots

By Gordon Meth, P.E., PTOE, PTP, RSP2I
Expert Article

In this article, civil engineer, Gordon Meth, P.E. discusses the prevalence of pedestrian v. vehicle strikes in parking lots. He examines the scope of the problem as well as parking lot design…

Investigating Traffic Signal Performance in Motor Vehicle Crashes

By Gordon Meth, P.E., PTOE, PTP, RSP2I
Expert Article

In this article, traffic intersection expert, Gordon Meth, P.E. discusses traffic signals within the context of motor vehicle crashes. His discussion includes a short history of signalized…

Traffic Circles & Roundabouts

By Gordon Meth, P.E., PTOE, PTP, RSP2I
Expert Article

Although they are similar, there are distinct differences between roundabouts and traffic circles. In this article the highway engineering experts at Robson Forensic discuss both roadway features…