Benefit

In Paris, France, incident management resulted in a nine-minute reduction in response time


1994-1998
Paris,France


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This report summarizes the evaluation results for many ITS projects implemented in Europe between 1994 and 1998. The report describes the benefits with few details of the implementations or the context of the results; however, it references many different projects by name, and evaluation reports for each can be found elsewhere on the Telematics Application Programme -Transport Sector web page (see source reference information contained in the Source box).

RESULTS

From emergency services tests (IN RESPONSE project, Paris, France) the average improvement in incident management response time was nine minutes per incident. The resulting total annual benefit amounts to 5.1M euros: the benefit to cost ratio for travel time savings is 3.3, and for accident costs, there is a reduction of 0.062.

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Source

Telematics Applications Programme - Transport Areas' Results (4th Funding Programme)

Published By: Cordis Transport Sector of the Telematics Applications Programme, 4th Framework Programme for RTD&D

Source Date: 1994-1998

URL: http://www.cordis.lu/telematics/tap_transport/research/10.html

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Benefit ID: 2007-00390