Which of the following is the first stage in the function of the traffic engineering department?

Question:  Which of the following is the first stage in the function of the traffic engineering department?

A    Planning and design

B     Collection of data

C     Investigations

D     Finance

Answer:   Collection of data

 

Function of traffic engineering department         Description
Data collection Gathering information about traffic patterns, road conditions and related data to inform decision-making.
Planning and design Developing plans for road networks, intersections and traffic management systems.
Traffic control Implementing and maintaining traffic signals, signs and road markings to regulate traffic flow.
Safety management Analyzing and addressing safety issues, including accident investigations and road safety measures.
Traffic signal timing Optimizing the timing of traffic signals to improve traffic flow and reduce congestion.
Capacity analysis Assessing the capacity of roadways to handle current and future traffic volumes.
Transportation planning Long-term planning for the development and expansion of transportation infrastructure.
Public outreach Engaging with the community to gather input, share information and address concerns related to traffic engineering projects.
Environmental impact assessment Evaluating the environmental effects of transportation projects and implementing mitigation measures.
Budgeting and finance Managing financial resources for the department’s operations and projects.
Research and development Conducting research to innovate and improve traffic engineering practices and technologies.