What Is the Purpose of Superelevation In Road ?

Purpose Of Providing Superelevation:

1. To counteract the effect of centrifugal force acting on the moving vehicle to pull out the same outward on a horizontal curve.

2. To help a fast-moving vehicle to negotiate a curved path without overturning and skidding.

3. To ensure safety to the fast-moving traffic.

4. To prevent damaging effects on the road surface due to improper distribution of load.