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Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering

Front Arch Civil Eng Chin    2009, Vol. 3 Issue (2) : 219-227     https://doi.org/10.1007/s11709-009-0023-4
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Urban design based on public safety-Discussion on safety-based urban design
Kaizhen CAI(), Jianguo WANG
School of Architecture, Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
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Abstract

Because of public safety problems in construction of urban surroundings, this paper expounds the necessity of the study on public safety-based urban design in perspective of modern city. It brings forward the concept of safety-based urban design and attempts to explore the basic connotation and contents with framework for studies.

Keywords urban public safety      urban design      safety-based urban design     
Corresponding Authors: CAI Kaizhen,Email:caikz@sina.com   
Issue Date: 05 June 2009
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Kaizhen CAI,Jianguo WANG. Urban design based on public safety-Discussion on safety-based urban design[J]. Front Arch Civil Eng Chin, 2009, 3(2): 219-227.
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Fig.1  Measures to enhance road safety under status of coexistence of pedestrians and vehicles in Ref.[], p152
Fig.2  Measures to enhance road safety of shared streets in Ref.[], p155
Fig.3  Section design of streets based on consideration of crime prevention in Ref.[], p476
Fig.4  Example of streets design preventing terrorist attack of automobile bomb in Ref.[], p477
Fig.5  Section example of urban design for redevelopment of Hilo, Hawaii in Ref.[], p171
Fig.6  Design and image of disaster-preventive green corridor in “Grand Design for Recovery after an Earthquake” in Tokyo, Japan []
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