crash barrier

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a strong protective barrier that is erected around a racetrack or in the middle of a dual-lane highway in order to reduce the likelihood of severe accidents

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I remember him putting his hand on the wheel and the car went towards the crash barrier Daniella Gallow
Watch video See the online Moving over to the left lane was deliberate, they suggested, but the investigator believes he could not stop in time when he approached the crash barrier.
As of 2014, Europe was the largest market for crash barrier systems because of the willingness of companies in the region to take up capital intensive projects, along with the availability of technical expertise.
For every type of a crash barrier it is necessary to assess technical, transport and economic aspects, including transport and ecological aspects, as well as the standpoint of state administration officials, the general public etc.
It must have been going about 60mph when it went into the crash barrier and the front of the car broke off, but luckily I wasn't hurt.
The mobile deployable vehicle crash barrier can stop a 7.
Police said one or more of the vehicles had careered through the central crash barrier into traffic tavelling in the opposite direction.
A DRIVER who skidded into a crash barrier is fighting a pounds 2500 bill for the damage caused.
EX-SOCCER star Bernie Slaven was lucky to be alive yesterday after his car was hit by a flying crash barrier.
In a move which may well have saved her life and left her uninjured, the woman then got out of the car and climbed over the metal crash barrier, standing behind the car out of danger.
He was seconds from disaster when the inside wheels separated from the axle, bouncing over the crash barrier and down an embankment.
USPRwire, Tue Aug 04 2015] Crash Barrier Systems Market by Type (Portable & Fixed), Technology (Rigid, Semi-Rigid & Flexible), Device (Crash Cushions, End Treatments, Water- & Sand- Filled Plastic Barrels, and GEAT), Application (Roadside, Median, Work-zone, and Bridge) & Region - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020
The M53 was the scene of a further crash yesterday morning when a car hit a crash barrier on the eastbound carriageway near Junction 3, at around 7.
DRIVERS had a lucky escape when a transporter lorry overturned on the M1, shedding cars on to both carriageways and smashing a crash barrier.