Examining the relationship between road safety outcomes and the built environment in Bogota, Colombia.

  • Vergel Tovar, Cristian Erik (PI)
  • Rincon, Maryfely (Student)
  • Orjuela, Sebastian (Student)

Project: Consultancy project

Project Details


The study of the relationship between the built environment and road safety suggest there are associations between density and urban design features with traffic safety (Reid Ewing & Dumbaugh, 2009). This project seeks to examine the relationship of road safety outcomes with the built environment in order to determine the influence of urban attributes on road collisions outcomes such as death and injured victims.
Effective start/end date12/4/1712/4/17

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Main Funding Source

  • International


  • Bogotá D.C.


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