Highway Bridge Live Loads Based on Laws of Chanceby H.K. Stephenson,
Serial Information: Journal of the Structural Division, 1957, Vol. 83, Issue 4, Pg. 1-23
Document Type: Journal Paper
Method based on elementary probability theory for estimating live load frequencies on bridges that may be expected from various types and levels of heavy motor vehicle operation; objective is to provide simple mathematical basis for estimating how often any specified sequence of group of vehicles might be expected to occur as result of given compositions, volumes, and speeds of traffic.
Subject Headings: Highway bridges | Load factors | Live loads | Vehicle loads | Bridge-vehicle interaction | Probability | Traffic volume
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